Integrating Equity, Addressing Barriers: Innovative Learning Practices by Unions, Second Edition

This newly revised and expanded edition of the June 2007 publication Integrating Equity, Addressing Barriers: Innovative Learning Practices by Unions comes at a time of growing economic crises. Waves of layoffs and financial insecurity are increasing barriers to education and training, particularly faced by workers of colour, Aboriginal workers, immigrants, youth and women.

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You’re Welcome! A guide for planning union conferences in clear language

Over the last few years, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC), unions, federations of labour and labour councils have taken steps to integrate a literacy and clear language approach into our communications, our courses and our conferences. We thought our experience organizing these events might be useful to others who want to try this approach when planning workshops and conferences. To that end, we developed this guide.

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Labour Literacy Resources: 1990-2012

This is a bibliography listing items that were developed for a labour and ofter broader audience. Several of the resources were produced in partnership with non-labour organizations. In addition to the items listed, unions and central labour bodies have also produced reports and resources for an internal audience as well as promotional and awareness-raising tools such as posters, leaflets, t-shirts, CLC Clear Language Ruler, etc.

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