Report of the Director for Women, Newfoundland & Labrador, Angela Decker, February 2013

  • Participated in SSO PEI Local meeting Sept 14th

  • Participated in PSAC National Day of Action in PEI Sept 15th

  • Rocky Harbour Regional Women’s Committee hosted “Take Back Night” rally Sept 21st

  • Participated in Women’s teleconference call Sept 26th

  • Attended NLFL (Newfoundland & Labrador Federation of Labour), Women’s Committee meeting Sept 28-30th

  • Rocky Harbour Regional Women’s committee meeting Oct 2nd

  • Attended “Sister’s in Spirit” Vigil in Stephenville Oct 4th

  • Rocky Harbour Regional Women’s Committee Co-hosted Women’s History Month event with Local Library on Autism Awareness Month October 25th

  • NLFL Education/Women’s Committee Conference call Nov 6th

  • Attended CCPA Media Event on impacts of cuts to public Services in Atlantic Canada in Halifax Nov 27th

  • Attended Leadership Summit Nov 29th –Dec 2nd

  • Participated in National Human Rights Committee meeting Dec -3rd – Dec 5th

  • Rocky Harbour Regional Women’s Committee hosted Dec 6th National Day of Action Service

  • Attended the NLFL Women’s Committee meeting Dec 7th –Dec 9th

  • Rocky Harbour Regional Women’s Committee participated jointly with Local 90265, in entering a float in Rocky Harbour annual Santa Claus Parade highlighting Harpers cuts to Public Services, Dec 8th

  • The Rocky Harbour Women’s Committee, received recognition in Member’s Statement recognizing work of our committee in highlighting women’s equality in society on Dec 10th from MHA, (Member of House of assembly), Jim Bennett. As Chair of Committee I was very excited that our Committee received this recognition.

  • Participated in Women’s teleconference call Dec 11th

  • Participated in conference call with NLFL Education /Women’s Committee for planning of NLFL Women’s Conference April 2012, Jan 4th

  • Participated in CCPA & PSAC media event on Atlantic Canada Fisheries in St John’s Jan 9th

 Respectively submitted,
In solidarity & sister ship,

Angela Decker
NL Women’s Director