Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

September 18, 2014 11:20 ET

Members of the Professional Institute To Rally in Winnipeg on September 19, 2014 in Support of Public Services

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Sept. 18, 2014) - Tomorrow at 12 p.m., public service employees represented by the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) will hold a rally in Winnipeg in support of public services for Canadians. Over the past few years, and particularly since the 2012 federal budget, the public service has faced ongoing budget, program and staff cuts. In response, its professionals have been vigorously defending evidence-based decision-making, government science, and a regulatory regime that protects Canadians' health, their environment, and their collective economic prosperity.

Event: March from the Delta Winnipeg (350 St Mary Avenue) to the Manitoba Legislative Building(450 Broadway)
Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Time: Rally 12 p.m. /Speeches 12:15 p.m.
Speakers: Steve Hindle, National Vice-President, PIPSC
Kevin Rebeck, President, Manitoba Federation of Labour

The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada represents some 55,000 professionals and scientists across Canada's public sector.

Contact Information

  • Pierre Villon
    (613) 228-6310 extension 2228
    (613) 794-9369 (cell)