Women's Issues / Status of Women

Respectful Workplace Week, Sept. 7-13 (09/09/08)

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Sept. 8, 2009

FREDERICTON (CNB) - Premier Shawn Graham has signed a declaration recognizing the week of Sept. 7-13 as Respectful Workplace Week. The declaration underscores the fact that all workers deserve to be treated with dignity and respect.


Graham was joined by Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet; and Marilyn Noble and Judith MacIntosh, co-chairs of the Muriel McQueen Fergusson Centre for Family Violence and the abuse research team on workplace violence and abuse.

More information about Respectful Workplace Week is online.


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