Labour rights are Human rights

Case No. 2704 against the Government of Ontario

October 2011
Case status: 
Follow up

Agricultural Employees Protection Act (Bills 187, November 2002)

This Act denies agricultural employees in the province of Ontario the right to engage in collective bargaining with employers.

Submitted by the United Food and Commercial Workers Canada (UFCW) (March 2009)

This legislation was found not to comply with ILO of freedom of association principles. The ILO Committee on Freedom of Association has asked the Ontario government to send further information on this case.

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