Roadmap to a Canadian Just Transition Act

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A path to a clean and inclusive economy Canada has committed to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. Among other implications, “decarbonizing” the Canadian economy will require the winding down of coal, oil and natural gas projects across the … Continued

Environmental Racism Workshop at McMaster University

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The Coalition of Black Trade Unionists joined Sarun Balaranjan (OPIRG McMaster) https://www.opirgmcmaster.org/, Ian Borsuk (Environment Hamilton) https://www.environmenthamilton.org/ and Hasnain Kahn (McMaster Student Union) for a panel discussion on Environmental Racism as part of the MSU Anti-Racism Month workshop series. https://fb.watch/1KofffthRp/

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On November 7, 2020, Patricia Chong (Asian Canadian Labour Alliance) spoke at the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario’s (ETFO) Racialized Members Conference: Identity in times of Crisis. Patricia spoke about the ACW and Coalition of Black Trade Unionists’ Environmental Racism project … Continued

A REPORT ON ACW’S RECENT PROJECTS

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Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces to Respond to Climate Change: A Report on ACW Projects A REPORT ON ACW’S RECENT PROJECTS December 2018-July 2020 1. Support for union-led research through social media and databases: a) A monthly email newsletter, Work … Continued

Retooling Our World for the Future

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The Coalition of Black Trade Unionists joined Green Jobs Oshawa’s first “Retooling Our World for the Future” Summit; a summit for community leaders, environmentalists, labour and social justice advocates all working towards the common goal of public ownership and repurposing our … Continued

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