As Winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact shelter space, it is crucial that shelter is ensured for all unhoused residents.
The frontline workers we rely on here in Metro Vancouver have the highest risk of exposure, and don’t have adequate sick pay or benefits. We need to help them out.
This week the BC Federation of Labour held their 59th Constitutional Convention.
Next week a motion calling for action to decriminalize personal possession of drugs in the City of Vancouver will be debated by City Council.
The Vancouver and District Labour Council, in accordance with the decision of our November regular meeting, issues the following statement re: the endorsement of Bill Morneau for OECD Secretary General.
At our November regular meeting, VDLC delegates voted unanimously to found a new Anti-Racism Committee.