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NUPGE fights for fairer drug pricing

The Report: August 2003 vol.24 num.4

he Competition Bureau of Canada has agreed to investigate a complaint filed against the pricing practices of major drug companies.

Facing the challenges of a changing system

The Report: June / July 2003 vol.24 num.3


hange has become an old friend in Region 4, and probably also in yours, ever since the federal Liberals first slashed provincial transfer payments.

HSA committees work to make an important difference

The Report: June / July 2003 vol.24 num.3


s delegates to HSA’s 32nd annual convention wrapped up proceedings of this year’s two-day meeting, the room was filled with a sense of a renewed energy to take on the tasks of the coming years.

Delegates gather to share mobilizing ideas, debate issues

The Report: June / July 2003 vol.24 num.3


SAs 32nd annual convention wrapped up Saturday, April 12 after two days of debate on issues ranging from the Campbell governments record on health care and social services, to the unions support for the 2010 Olympic bid.

CoDevelopment Canada: HSA's help crucial in improving lives

The Report: April / May 2003 vol.24 num.2

The Committee for Equality and Social Action (CESA) is responsible for a donation budget of $35,865 annually (approximately half a percent of dues revenue). The committee reviews many donation requests, and allocates donation funds to approved requests. This year, the committee reviewed and debated the merits of more than 50 requests before deciding on the final distribution of this years donation budget.