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AMAPCEO News & Updates

Published: Tuesday, May 11, 2021 Update

Babbington elected President of Toronto & York Region Labour Council

Photo of Toronto & York Region Labour Council President-Elect Andria Babbington and other activists

Andria Babbington was selected as the President-Elect of the Toronto & York Region Labour Council last week, on the upcoming retireme

Published: Thursday, May 6, 2021 Update

Celebrate Asian & South Asian Heritage Month

Asian & South Asian Heritage Month graphic

In 2002, the Government of Canada signed a declaration that designated the month of May as Asian Heritage month nationally to acknowledge

Published: Wednesday, May 5, 2021 Update

AMAPCEO looking to an even greener future

Photo of a landscape of trees and a river

The union representing more than 14,000 of Ontario’s professional employees is looking to an even greener future, with its Board of Direc

Published: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 Update

Day of Mourning: Remembrance and a renewed commitment to fight for worker safety

Graphic comprised of black background, illustration of candle and the words "On April 28, we remember workers killed or injured on the job. Every day, we commit to creating safe working environments"

Every April 28, workers, unions, and labour organizations across Canada mark the National Day of Mourning for workers who have died or su

President's Message

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 President's Message

A single step is not enough: go all the way on paid sick days

President Dave Bulmer

After months of calling for the implementation of paid sick days for all Ontarians, it was with a mixture of relief, hope, frustration, and disappointment that

Newsletters

AMAPCEO circulates relevant news and updates to members on a regular basis in both hardcopy and electronic forms. If you've signed up for an AMAPCEO membership, your Member News e-blast will be sent to your personal e-mail address. You can also read through current and past AMAPCEO print newsletters in PDF format below. 


Campaigns

Ontario's Professional Employees at Work

Learn more about some of AMAPCEO's members through our public awareness campaign.

Tom - I make science more accessible  Jennifer - I plan so students succeed  Samantha - I make our communities more inclusive  Sarah - I plan so everyone can participate

Solidarity Pact with OPSEU and PEGO

In April 2014, AMAPCEO signed a solidarity pact with the Ontario Public Sector Employees' Union (OPSEU) and the Professional Engineers Government of Ontario (PEGO) to protect public services in Ontario and to ensure good jobs, fair contracts, liveable wages and decent benefits for employees, retirees and our families. The pledge is a commitment to:

  • Defending the importance of keeping Ontario's services public;
  • Advancing the social, economic and general welfare of all employees in the OPS;
  • Supporting each other in protecting the provisions of our collective agreements;
  • Protecting the long-term viability of the OPS;
  • Establishing strong working relationships with all OPS labour unions and associations;
  • Acting to defend and protect the civil rights and liberties of employees and protect the rights and freedoms of trade unions in Ontario.

Solidarity

On behalf of the membership, the Board of Directors passes solidarity motions and takes action to support public services and public service workers around the province.

We know that solidarity makes a difference and it matters! Our combined efforts, letters and workplace actions can help to support other unions and labour associations to take on the government’s proposed austerity cuts. Solidarity movements show our commitment to protecting our rights as workers and the strength of our collective agreements.

If you know of a labour action that AMAPCEO should support, please contact the President, Dave Bulmer, via email at president@amapceo.on.ca.