Worth Looking Into

Catch up on the latest PIPSC news. Read stories of interest to your union group or profession.

The following articles have recently appeared in various media across the country.

13 September 2017

"Huge Health Canada branch could be moved to new ministry, unions blindsided" published in the Hill Times on September 13, 2017

19 July 2017

"Shared Services Canada to begin talks on allowing federal departments to ‘opt out’ from centralized IT service" posted in the Hill Times on July 19, 2017

17 July 2017

"When the public service is outsourced, Canadians suffer" published in the Globe and Mail on July 14, 2017

While the current government has been right to criticize the last one for laying off hundreds of compensation staff before it rolled out Phoenix, it’s the decisions around outsourcing such projects in the first place that demand a rethink.