Committees

AFL Communications Committee

Reporting to executive council, the Communications Committee evaluates and makes recommendations on ideas and strategies that could help the AFL better connect to the public, to members, to the media and to policy makers in government. The AFL’s Communication Committee provides member unions an opportunity to provide feedback and guidance about the organization’s communications to the Alberta Federation of Labour through executive council.

AFL Education Committee

Reporting to executive council, the Education Committee evaluates and makes recommendations on a wide range of events and programs that are designed to provide union members with the skills they need to be more effective union activists. In particular, the Committee provides member unions an opportunity to provide feedback and guidance about the AFL’s Annual School and the AFL Kids’ Camp. This feedback to the Alberta Federation of Labour is given through executive council.

Kids' Camp

AFL Outreach Committee

Reporting to executive council, the Outreach Committee evaluates and makes recommendations on ways to build connections with the broader community outside of labour. The committee provides members with an opportunity to bring forward opportunities to build greater awareness of the work of the federation and its affiliated unions. This feedback to the Alberta Federation of Labour is given through executive council.

AFL Political Action Committee

Reporting to executive council, the Political Action Committee evaluates and makes recommendations on how to promote rank-and-file participation in civic, provincial and federal elections. The committee also provides advice on engaging members to oppose privatization, contracting out and deregulation. This feedback to the Alberta Federation of Labour is given through executive council.