16 DAYS OF ACTION

16 DAYS OF ACTION

NOVEMBER 25-DECEMBER 10: 16 Days of Action (Ending Violence Against Women) The 16 days of action is an international campaign that starts on November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and finishes December 10, United Nations...
Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

October is Women’s History Month in Canada, a time to celebrate the women and girls from our past, and our present, who are contributing to a better, more inclusive Canada. In 1992, the Government of Canada designated October as Women’s History Month, marking the...
UNITE HERE LOCAL 40

UNITE HERE LOCAL 40

The VSTA urges the Pacific Gateway Hotel to guarantee a right of return to all workers laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic once business returns. The economic impact of COVID-19 on hotel workers, particularly women, has been devastating. Workers who have cleaned...
16 Days of Action

16 Days of Action

ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN The 16 days of action is an international campaign that starts on November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and finishes December 10, United Nations Human Rights Day.  Teachers are encouraged...
Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month

2020 Women’s History Month theme October is Women’s History Month in Canada, a time to celebrate the women and girls from our past, and our present, who are contributing to a better, more inclusive Canada. In 1992, the Government of Canada designated October as...
International Women's Day

International Women's Day

  March 8 is International Women’s Day. This year’s government of Canada’s Status of Women theme is celebrating women in STEM. There are plenty of opportunities members can engage with in their schools and in the community:   /wp:paragraph wp:paragraph BCTF...