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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- Head of Canada’s unions set to preside over his final Convention after navigating pandemic responseby Tanya on June 15, 2021 at 1:38 pm
Nearly 4,000 delegates poised to elect new leadership OTTAWA – This week, union members from across the country are meeting online for the Canadian Labour Congress’ triennial convention to debate the labour movement’s priorities and to elect […]
- Canada’s unions condemn hate-motivated terrorist attack against Canadian Muslim family; express concern over rising incidents of hateby rchaaraoui on June 8, 2021 at 5:41 pm
Canada’s unions unequivocally condemn the recent escalation of hate crimes and violence against members of numerous racialized and religious minority communities across the country. The most recent and tragic hate-motivated attack occurred on […]
- Canada’s unions mourn with Indigenous communities, call for actionby Tanya on June 2, 2021 at 8:45 pm
Canada’s unions stand with Indigenous communities across Canada as they mourn the lives of 215 children whose remains were discovered at a burial site at the Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. “Our hearts are with […]
- National AccessAbility Week: Canada’s unions call for elimination of barriers to employment, launch new handbookby rchaaraoui on May 28, 2021 at 7:00 pm
Canada’s unions are marking National AccessAbility Week by calling on the federal government to remove barriers to employment and increase economic security for people with disabilities. Observed from May 30 to June 5, National AccessAbility Week […]
- Canada’s unions are calling for meaningful investments to support 2SLGBTQI communitiesby Tanya on May 25, 2021 at 2:59 pm
Canada’s unions are marking this year’s Pride season by calling on the federal government to invest in 2SLGBTQI community organizations to ensure that our most vulnerable communities are not left behind in pandemic recovery. “Pride is and has […]