Latest News & Coming Events

  • Thursday, November 19, 2015
    This week, MoveUP members at ICBC were proud to present a cheque for $324,700 to the United Way.  Thanks to everyone for their fundraising efforts for this great cause.  Annette Toth,...
  • Wednesday, November 11, 2015
    On Wednesday, November 11 we stop and take the time to remember sacrifices made and lives lost in war.
  • Tuesday, November 10, 2015
    MoveUP wishes our members and friends a Happy Diwali. May this Diwali light up new dreams and bring new hopes.
  • Saturday, November 7, 2015
    Delegates began the last day of convention by passing a resolution to "repower" our Crown utility, BC Hydro.
  • Friday, November 6, 2015
    Working Groups On Friday afternoon, delegates broke into working groups to take part in fascinating discussions on a variety of topics.  This allowed delegates the chance to get more depth...
  • Friday, November 6, 2015
    COPE 378 becomes MoveUPThe Canadian Office and Professional Employees Union Local 378 (COPE 378) has rebranded as MoveUP, The Movement of United Professionals, to reflect members’ pride in their work...
  • Friday, November 6, 2015
    Joey Hartman, President of Vancouver and District Labour Council greets delegates Friday morning began with a welcome from Joey Hartman, President of the Vancouver and District Labour Council. ...
  • Thursday, November 5, 2015
    Greetings from the City of Vancouver The afternoon of the 2015 convention began with greetings and remarks from Deputy Mayor for the City of Vancouver, Andrea Reimer.
  • Opening day of our convention
    Thursday, November 5, 2015
    Convention 2015, Our Evolution: Member-driven Change kicked off this morning with a welcoming of new delegates.  It was great to see such an enthusiastic group of first timers.  Kelly Quinn...
  • Wednesday, November 4, 2015
    BURNABY – Wednesday marked 150 days since BCAA locked out their roadside assistance employees, leaving drivers with diminished service and long waits for help. The approximately 70 locked-out...
  • Monday, October 5, 2015
    The October meeting of MoveUP’s executive council always boasts a full agenda as it is the first time that councillors meet following the summer break.
  • Monday, October 5, 2015
    On August 25, 2015 the list of nominees for executive board positions were posted and an election was held for all contested positions. There were elections for:
  • Hassan Yussuff at the Time for Change Tour
    Tuesday, September 1, 2015
    Earlier this summer union members gathered in communities across Canada to commit to working for change in the fall federal election. Each free event on the Canadian Labour Congress’ Time for Change...
  • Tuesday, August 25, 2015
    By Annette Toth, Vice-President and Iain Reeve, Research Officer
  • Thursday, August 13, 2015
    Each year the International Labor Communications Association gives out awards to member unions in a variety of communications-related categories, including awards for union websites, magazines,...
  • Wednesday, August 5, 2015
    MoveUP Says BCAA Treating Roadside Assistance Employees Unfairly
  • Tuesday, July 21, 2015
    BCAA's lockout of its Emergency Roadside Services dispatchers has been going on now for 44 days. Today, the union representing the locked-out workers, MoveUP, released a new radio ad highlighting the...
  • Thursday, July 9, 2015
    BCAA UNION ASKS CAR SHARERS TO SAY NO TO EVO MoveUP Says BCAA Treating Roadside Assistance Employees Unfairly BURNABY – BCAA is hoping its new car sharing program, Evo, will take off with Vancouver...
  • Monday, July 6, 2015
    Applications are herewith invited for:Position: Organizer 2 (Full Time Regular)Salary: $3,158.96 bi-weekly In this role, the successful applicant will work closely with, and report to, our...
  • Thursday, July 2, 2015
    TransLink Issues Need Resolution; Metro Vancouver Transit Needs Funding BURNABY – With the announcement of a No result in the transit referendum the leadership of Canadian Office and Professional...