From the Club Action Newsletter March 30, 2021

President’s Message and Mediation Implementation Committee Today, the Board is happy to share the report from the Mediation Implementation Committee (click here). The report from the Mediation Group was received just prior to the AGM in June 2020 and a decision was made to leave the implementation to the incoming Board.  It was evident that thereContinue reading “From the Club Action Newsletter March 30, 2021”

Stopping Hamilton’s Urban Sprawl

FYI, on March 29th the City of Hamilton’s General Issues Committee will be hosting a special session on; Growth Related Integrated Development Strategy (GRIDS2). This session concerns the city’s land needs assessment for urban growth management.  If you are concerned about stopping Hamilton’s urban sprawl consider signing the petition prepared by Environment Hamilton. The linkContinue reading “Stopping Hamilton’s Urban Sprawl”

Ontario Council Resolution -Human Trafficking Awareness, Prevention and Detection

Resolved, that Canadian Federation of University Women Ontario Council (CFUW) urges governments, police, social agencies, school boards, community organizations and other partners to continue to recognize and react to the reality and dangers of the human trafficking of Canadians, and to educate youth to be alert to luring and coercive control techniques via tools and methodsContinue reading “Ontario Council Resolution -Human Trafficking Awareness, Prevention and Detection”

Proposed Resolution – Post Pandemic Recovery for Women in Canada

Today we are highlighting the resolution proposed by by our CFUW International Relations Committee – Post Pandemic Recovery for Women in Canada. Resolved, That the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) urge the Federal Government of Canada to develop a comprehensive Post-Pandemic Economic Recovery Plan including specific interventions to address the disparate effect of pandemicsContinue reading “Proposed Resolution – Post Pandemic Recovery for Women in Canada”

CFUW Ontario Council Launches Province-Wide LTC Campaign Today

Ontario Council has launched a multifaceted campaign to support tackling two of the main issues with the ongoing tragedy in Ontario Long Term Care Homes. All clubs in Ontario have been asked to work together to compile a survey which will be released to the press through Ontario Council . The results will also be sentContinue reading “CFUW Ontario Council Launches Province-Wide LTC Campaign Today”

Proposed Resolution – Right to Repair for Large Household Appliances

Today we are highlighting the resolution proposed by  CFUW Cape Breton – Right to Repair for Large Household Appliances. RESOLVED, That the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) urge the Federal, Provincial, Territorial and Municipal governments to work together and create “right to repair” legislation, making the repair of large household appliances used in Canada easier, in an effortContinue reading “Proposed Resolution – Right to Repair for Large Household Appliances”