The Kamloops & District Labour Council is represents of roughly 13,000 unionized workers in the Kamloops area covering Merritt to Valemount and Chase to Lillooet.
Our affiliates work collaboratively to advance the economic and social welfare of workers and with other progressive organizations in the promotion of social justice and human rights as described in the United Nations’ Charter of Human Rights.
We are members of the BC Federation of Labour and the Canadian Labour Congress, the latter of which represents over three-million unionized Canadians
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- Canada’s unions: urgent action needed to end Islamophobia, protect Muslim communitiesby hannah on January 29, 2023 at 12:00 pm
On the second National Day of Remembrance of the Québec City Mosque Attack and Action against Islamophobia, and the sixth anniversary of the horrific attack, Canada’s unions remember the victims and survivors, and continue to call for increased […]
- An economy rigged against workers could mean a ‘Winter of Discontent.’by scharbonneau on January 26, 2023 at 4:10 pm
By Bea Bruske, President of the Canadian Labour Congress, as published in the The Globe and Mail. Lockdowns, Russia’s attack on Ukraine, convoy occupations and worker walkouts – last year wasn’t easy. We all hope 2023 brings less hardship. […]
- Bank of Canada’s eighth consecutive rate hike means workers will take another hitby scharbonneau on January 25, 2023 at 3:20 pm
Bruske: With inflation moderating, Bank of Canada has no excuse to further burden Canadians OTTAWA––Canada’s unions are disappointed by the central bank’s decision to continue with its monetary tightening. The most recent consumer price […]
- Politicians must collaborate to find solutions for Canada’s struggling workersby hannah on January 24, 2023 at 4:31 pm
Bruske: The choices facing decision-makers in the coming months will shape Canada for years to come and Canada’s unions will be there to demand a better Canada for all workers. OTTAWA- As the cabinet retreat adjourns and all parties prepare for […]
- Canada’s unions congratulate Magali Picard on historic FTQ presidential winby scharbonneau on January 19, 2023 at 4:29 pm
MONTRÉAL – Canada’s unions would like to congratulate Magali Picard on being the first woman and Indigenous person to be elected President of the Fédération des travailleurs et des travailleuses du Québec (FTQ). “On behalf of the CLC and […]