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NBFL’s Statement for May Day

NBFL’s Statement for May Day

On May 1st, the New Brunswick Federation of Labour (NBFL) joins unions across Canada and around the world to mark International Workers’ Day. It is a day to celebrate workers and the labour movement. A day to recognize our collective victories and our common...

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2024 Day of Mourning: Safe Work Now!

2024 Day of Mourning: Safe Work Now!

As part of The National Day of Mourning, marked annually across Canada on April 28, workers, families, labour unions and communities are honouring and remembering workers who have lost their lives to a workplace injury or illness. This year’s theme is Safe Work Now!...

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Day of Mourning Ceremonies

Day of Mourning Ceremonies

Bathurst & District Labour CouncilSunday April 28 at 11:00 a.m.Day of Mourning Monument near Sacred Heart Cathedral, Douglas ave.For more information, contact Serge Plourde at (506) 252-6331 Edmundston & District Labour CounciSunday April 28 at 11:00 a.m.Park...

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Union Women are Rising Up for Gender Justice!

Union Women are Rising Up for Gender Justice!

This year on International Women’s Day, the New Brunswick Federation of Labour (NBFL) is highlighting the work that union women have accomplished over the years and is calling for gender justice in workplaces and society. We are facing an affordability crisis in New...

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Letter to the Ministers of Justice and Public Safety

Letter to the Ministers of Justice and Public Safety

Hon. Hugh Alexander Flemming Minister and Attorney General Department of Justice Sent via email: hugh.flemming@gnb.ca Hon. Kris Austin Minister and Solicitor General Department of Public Safety Sent via email: kris.austin@gnb.ca February 1, 2024 Dear Ministers...

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Blair Doucet Youth Summit

Blair Doucet Youth Summit

The NBFL is excited to announce that it will be hosting its first Youth Summit from May 3 to May 5 at Broadleaf Ranch. It is open to high school aged youth with parents who are members of the NBFL. The weekend will include education sessions and leisure activities....

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Dear Sisters, Dear Brothers, As we wind down this year for the holiday season, I would like to send my warmest holiday greetings to all NBFL affiliated members. I wish you precious moments with your family and friends during this festive time of year and I hope that...

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