Labour rights are Human rights

Case No. 1806 against the Government of Yukon

October 1994
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Public Sector Compensation Act, 1994 (Bills C-18 June)

The Act extended the collective agreement of teachers employed in Yukon Territory for three years, suspended collective bargaining, froze compensation for the same period and further reduced wages by two percent effective January 1, 1995.

Submitted by the Yukon Teachers’ Association (YTA) (October 1994).

This legislation was found not to comply with the principles of freedom of association.

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