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Good Green Jobs For All: Framework For Action

Framework for Action Developed from the November 2009 Conference

We are coming together to build a green movement for all across Greater Toronto with good jobs, equity and social justice, and environmental sustainability.

We are challenged to ensure that current and future generations meet their needs while living in harmony with our planet and each other.

We call upon public minded organizations and community leaders to join with us as we develop campaigns and strategies for a GTA economy with green infrastructure renewal, green manufacturing, and the inclusion of all youth in the green vision.

We expect all levels of government to demonstrate full and active commitment to address climate change and advance human dignity for all in the GTA.

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Submission to the Federal Pre-Budget Consultation Committee

Improve income security for unemployed workers, and help hard-hit communities by introducing a uniform national entrance requirement of 360 hours for Employment Insurance; raising benefits from 55% to 60% of previous earnings; and extending benefits to at least 50 weeks in all regions.

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