Government must stand strong on protecting farm and ranch workers’ rights

Technical working group reports released today show need for strong leadership Read more

Coalition of coal workers unveils transition plan

Report examines how Alberta can be a leader in phase out of emissions from coal-fired electricity Read more

PC-era government report shows they knew agricultural workplace laws were necessary

Thousands of accidents, dozens of deaths every year on Alberta farms prove modernization of agricultural employment laws needed Read more

Alberta Federation of Labour condemns Quebec City attacks, urges action on Islamophobia

The Alberta Federation of Labour unequivocally condemns all violent acts against our Muslim brothers and sisters. We believe that the union saying ‘an injury to one is an injury to all’ is true across creed, colour, gender, nationality and class.  Read more

Action Alert - Stand with locked-out seniors care workers

Show your support for workers by calling for a fair contract that will be a win-win for employees, residents and their families. Read more

Celebrate Medicare’s 50th anniversary by introducing pharmacare

National system for drug coverage is next step in building the Canadian health care system Read more

Work should not be a barrier when escaping domestic abuse

Alberta Federation of Labour joins with labour organizations across the country to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women by calling for workplace leave for people fleeing domestic violence Read more

Sturgeon refinery is a solid investment in Alberta's future, say Conference Board

Report vindicates in-province refining, showing it will add thousands of jobs to the Alberta economy Read more

Campaign puts a human face on those neglected by WCB system

BeHumanWCB encourages workers to tell their stories to government review Read more

Government child care announcement shows leadership for Alberta families during tough economic times

Edmonton – The announcement today that the government will expand access to quality early child care and education is a step in the right direction say child care advocates. Read more