Apr 4, 2023 at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar, link to register below


When: April 4, 2023 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Virtual Lunch & Learn: Advocating for Pensions for All

Dr. Lindsay Tedds, Associate Professor of Economics and Scientific Director of Fiscal and Economic Policy at the School of Public Policy, University of Calgary
Keith Ambachtsheer, Director Emeritus, International Centre for Pension Management; Executive-in-Residence, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto; Senior Fellow, National Institute on Aging, Ryerson University; President, KPA Advisory Services

Unions should be advocating for pensions for all workers because retirement security is a critical issue that affects workers across all industries and occupations. The decline of traditional pension plans and the rise of RRSP plans and other individual retirement accounts have left many workers without adequate retirement savings, leaving them vulnerable to poverty and financial insecurity in their later years.

Unions have historically played a critical role in securing retirement benefits for their members. However, as more workers are employed in non-unionized jobs and the workforce becomes more fragmented, it is essential that unions advocate for pensions for all workers, not just their members. This will help ensure that all workers have access to retirement security, regardless of their industry or occupation.

Join us in an important conversation about expanding pensions to all workers!

Click here to register: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XgVCSPBST_incK7LVP5t2Q

If you have any questions or comments please contact MC Breadner (mbreadner@afl.org), Director of Government Relations and Political Action, AFL. We look forward to seeing you there!

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