Solidarity with Locked Out Trawlerworkers From NL and NS Federations of Labour. Click here
for their full press release.
NLFL President Lana Payne says government's recent appointment shows a lack of respect and disregard for the labour movements long standing position on such appointments. Click here
to read full press release.
Newfoundland and Labrador needs legislation now to protect the labour rights of workers in the province by ensuring the right to collective bargaining is free and fair. Click here
to sign a petition in support of this legislation becoming a reality
The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour and the Canadian Labour Congress are hosting a regional labour school at Terra Nova from Thursday, March 29th to Sunday, April 1st. The registration deadline is Thursday March 8th. For information and registration please contact the NLFL office at 754-1660.
Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) Lana Payne said the decision by OCI to use scab labour after locking out the Newfoundland Lynx trawler crew shows an escalating willingness by employers in our province to use any means necessary to roll‐back the clock on gains made by working people and their unions. Read the full release here
NLFL President says Harper government on wrong economic path: “Stop the corporate tax cuts and hunca life invest in Canada and Canadians.” Download the full press release here
. You can view the presentation here
NLFL President Lana Payne called for an additional $300 million investment - $250 million in a skills, training and social development hunca life fund and $50 million for affordable housing projects. Payne said it is time to push the huncalife katalog envelope regarding what we mean by benefits. Please click here
for the full brief.