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Thousands of great summer job opportunities for youth available now through Canada Summer Jobs

From: Employment and Social Development Canada April 22, 2024 A key pillar of the Government’s plan for youth is a focus on making life more affordable for young Canadians—because when young people have the support they need to thrive, they can contribute to the economy, build a better life for themselves, and play an active […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 20241 Views

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Government of Canada launches new Employment Assistance Services funding stream to strengthen the vitality of official language minority communities

From: Employment and Social Development Canada Official language minority communities (OLMCs) enrich our linguistic heritage and play a vital role in strengthening Canada’s workforce and economy. The Government of Canada continues to promote the economic vitality and well-being of individuals in these communities by ensuring that they have the supports they need to find employment […]

by ahnationtalk on April 12, 202420 Views

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The Future Of Employment Equity In Canada

March 28, 2024 The report, “A Transformative Framework to Achieve and Sustain Employment Equity” is a comprehensive review of the Employment Equity Act conducted by the Employment Equity Task Force. This is the first time since the legislation was adopted in 1986 that an independent task force has been established to review the entire employment […]

by ahnationtalk on March 28, 202417 Views

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Federal minimum wage rising to $17.30 per hour on April 1

From: Employment and Social Development Canada March 21, 2024 Every Canadian deserves a real and fair chance at success. Yet some Canadian workers still struggle financially while working part-time, temporary and low- or minimum-wage jobs. To keep up with the cost of living, the federal minimum wage will increase from $16.65 to $17.30 per hour on April 1, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 202419 Views

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New federal law helps ensure families will benefit from affordable early learning and child care for generations to come

From: Employment and Social Development Canada March 20, 2024 Every family in Canada deserves access to high-quality child care when they need it and at a price that won’t break the bank. That’s why the Government of Canada is working closely with provincial, territorial, and Indigenous partners to make this a reality. To date, over […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 202421 Views

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Feds unveil web tool to track representation, pay disparity for women, minorities – CTV News

Feb. 2, 2024 Ottawa launched a new pay transparency website Friday to better illustrate how women, visible minorities, people with disabilities and Indigenous Peoples are represented and paid at federally regulated private sector employers. The new site, called Equi’Vision, provides a visualization that allows users to compare data on workforce representation rates and pay gaps […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 202432 Views

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Minister O’Regan launches first of its kind pay transparency website: Equi’Vision

From: Employment and Social Development Canada February 2, 2024 Every Canadian deserves a real and fair chance at success. Reducing pay gaps and improving representation means knocking down the barriers that hold back marginalized communities in the workplace. In order to do this, we need to know where the gaps are.Today, Minister of Labour, Seamus […]

by ahnationtalk on February 2, 202423 Views

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Feds provide $25M for First Nations employment project – Construct Connect

January 24, 2024 HAHNAWAKE, QUE. — The First Nations Human Resources Development Commission of Quebec received $25 million in federal funding for the Global Strategy for Indigenous Employability project, which aims to increase the number of Indigenous people in employment or vocational training in communities and urban areas. The project was selected after an open call […]

by ahnationtalk on January 24, 202437 Views

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Media advisory: Government of Canada invests in skills training for Indigenous people

From: Employment and Social Development Canada 2024-01-17 The Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Official Languages, Randy Boissonnault, will be in Kahnawake to announce funding to the First Nations Human Resources Development Commission of Quebec for their project, Global Strategy for Indigenous Employability. This project aims to increase the number of Indigenous people in employment […]

by ahnationtalk on January 17, 202437 Views

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Air Canada Earns Outstanding Commitment Honours and Sector Distinction Award at Employment Equity Achievement Awards

MONTREAL, Nov. 27, 2023 – Air Canada is honoured to have been presented the Outstanding Commitment to Employment Equity award and the Sector Distinction award by The Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Federal Minister of Labour and Seniors, as part of the Employment Equity Achievement Awards announced recently. “Air Canada is proud to be a leading employer […]

by ahnationtalk on November 27, 202337 Views

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