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Our partners are looking out for the lives and livelihoods of workers during the COVID-19 crisis.
The Workers Actions Centre and the Fight for $15 and Fairness are calling for Health Emergency Labour Protections (H.E.L.P.)
Migrant Workers Alliance for Change and Migrant Rights Network are making sure no one is overlooked in this crisis. They’re calling for worker protections, status for all, healthcare, and to unite against racism.
Health workers are invited to endorse these urgent calls from the Decent Work and Health Network.
Thanks to ACORN Canada an tenant organizing, evictions have been halted in Ontario. Organizers have turned their attention now to rent relief, income supports and other challenges.
The federal Emergency Child Care Benefit is a positive step forward. The Association of Early Childhood Educators (AECEO) and the Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care – workers, advocates and community – are calling for a comprehensive emergency plan.