Janice Folk-Dawson

Janice Folk-Dawson, a long-time CUPE activist, Local Union President and CUPE Ontario Executive Board member, is now sporting a new title—Executive Vice-President of the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL).

A new report on literacy and essential skills

A new report produced for CUPE entitled Influences: Lessons from policy and practices in literacy and essential skills in Canada, 1990-2019, explores the numerous issues dealing with literacy and essential skills and the evolution of these concepts in the past thirty years. It also analyzes trends with respect to government policies and their impacts on workers, learners, and the communities affected.