News

Check back regularly for news about our upcoming projects, industry insights or developments that affect any of the building trades unions.

Follow Bill C-248 – National Maternity Assistance Program Strategy Act

Aug 2, 2017

Build Together is carefully watching the progress of Bill C-243 and supports its adoption. You can follow the progress here.

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Bloomberg BNA article: Canada: Developing Policy for Pregnant Workers in Dangerous Jobs

Jul 18, 2017

From the article: Cases like Ballard’s are infrequent but happen often enough to constitute a significant barrier to women seeking […]

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More ways to stay up to date with Build Together!

Jul 5, 2017

Build Together offers you more options to stay informed! You can follow us by our website,  on Twitter, Facebook and now […]

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions launches new campaign called Stronger with Labour

Jun 29, 2017

Canada’s Building Trades Unions are organizing an “online army” to let anti-union forces know that we’re fighting back against their […]

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Build Together tradeswomen featured in national news article

Jun 20, 2017

The Journal of Commerce recently published an article entitled Build Together gives tradeswomen a unified voice by staff writer Kathleen […]

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Diversity Network in Newfoundland and Labrador releases comprehensive diversity report

May 31, 2017

The Diversity Network in Newfoundland and Labrador released their study: ‘Using Balance to Build: Supporting Gender Diversity in Newfoundland and […]

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Unveiling of the Monument to Building Trades – Manitoba BT was there!

May 23, 2017

Last week was the 2017 CBTU Legislative Conference where we had the privilege of attending the unveiling ceremony of the […]

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Canada’s Building Trades Unions resolve to work with Indigenous communities in new initiative

May 17, 2017

OTTAWA, May 17, 2017 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) resolved today to provide career opportunities in the skilled […]

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Saskatchewan Building Trades Working with Indigenous People

Mar 20, 2017

The Saskatchewan Building Trades have recently adopted a new vision statement to direct and support on-going relationships with Indigenous people, […]

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Build Together welcomes Manitoba as a provincial chapter

Dec 17, 2016

Build Together Manitoba held their inaugural meeting in freezing cold Winnipeg! (-41 degrees Celsius!). A wonderful and inspiring group of […]

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