Here is an overview of the New Union constitution. Please share it with other CEP and CAW members.
Download this great new workplace poster and put it up on your union bulletin board, in the lunchroom and wherever possible in your workplace. It’s another way to make sure our members know they’ll be part of the new union forming this Labour Day weekend. The more posters, the merrier.
The two unions will be reporting and getting feedback on the New Union formation progress so far – particularly the efforts of the Organizing, Communications and the Constitution Working Groups. All local union presidents and unit chairs are being asked to attend. All CEP and CAW members are welcome to attend.
In less than six months, the CEP and CAW will be forming a brand new union, an exciting and truly national organization. If you’re on social media, why not share some New Union graphics?
Check out this great ad on the new union, representing a diverse membership in every province of the country! Download it now.
All in all, we received more than 5,300 replies in French and English . It is great to see such wide participation!
Please take a moment to let us know your opinions and ideas on the new union name and logo and participate in the first part of this exciting process. This questionnaire is brought to you by the new union communications working group.
The founding convention will need to approve the constitution of the new union, approve its name and logo, and elect its first leaders (including three national officers, three regional directors; and the first members of the inaugural National Executive Board).
Leaders of the Canadian Auto Workers union and the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada announce the results of a final vote on the creation of Canada’s largest private sector union at a news conference on Monday, October 15, 2012.