Sisters and Brothers, The Nova Scotia Federation of Labour has endorsed the November 2, 2016, the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) National Day of Action, demanding universal access to education, education justice and public education for the public good.
Today is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, an important day which has been observed on October 17 each year since 1993.
October is Women’s History Month in Canada. It is a time for all Canadians to celebrate the achievements of women and girls as trailblazers throughout our history. Together with our sisters and brothers and young workers. we must learn more about the important contributions of women and girls to our society.
Treaty Day, held annually on October 1st, marks the beginning of Mi’kmaq History Month in Nova Scotia as proclaimed in 1993. The purpose of Treaty Day is to promote public awareness about the Mi’kmaw culture and heritage for all Nova Scotians.