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  • Are you under 30 years of age?
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The BC Regional Union Safety and Health Committee (BRUSH) is happy to host the BC Regional Health & Safety Conference.

The theme for this conference is "Health and Safety - Our Power Our Responsibility" and we will focus our attention on the Canada Labour Code, Workplace Committees and Mental Health.  On the issue of mental health, we have secured Dr. Gary Namie, Workplace Bulling Institute, as a guest speaker on Sunday morning.  Dr. Namie will be speaking on workplace bulling and mental health.

The Vancouver Regional Women's Committee is proud to present "The Long Road to Justice: The Viola Desmond Story"

Viola Desmond was a successful entrepreneur from Halifax who was the victim of racial discrimination. While traveling through Nova Scotia in 1946, she was jailed and convicted for sitting on the main level of a movie theatre.

To RSVP or for more information, please contact: Jennifer Ho or Shawna Hall or call the Vancouver Regional Office at: 604-430-5631

Speaker: Diane-Gabrielle Tremblay, Canada Research Chair on the Socio-organizational Challenges of the Knowledge Economy & Professor of labour economics, innovation and human resources management at the Télé-université of the University of Québec à Montréal

Diane-Gabrielle will speak to the challenges of reconciling work and parenthood and how government policies can support work-life balance. She will share applied research and lessons learned from Quebec’s parental leave program.

*** This is a two-day course split over two consecutive Saturdays - Februrary 18 and 25 ***

members must attend both sessions