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New Program Tackles Workplace Gender Balance to Strengthen Ontario’s Electricity Workforce

EHRC is collaborating with electricity-industry organizations to create career opportunities for women who left professional jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic 17 August, 2021, Ottawa—Electricity…

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Electricity Human Resources Canada Project Addresses Sexual Harassment in Sector Workplaces

August 12, Ottawa, ON—Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) announced a new project today that will foster constructive dialogue and increase awareness about sexual harassment…

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Wage Subsidy Program Announcement Boosts Youth Participation in the Clean Economy

August 10, Ottawa, ON–Recently the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC), the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, announced $38.2 million dollars to help youth…

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Electricity Themed Camp Set to Inspire Indigenous Youth in Fort McKay this Summer

July 22, Ottawa, ON – Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) is pleased to announce the return of its popular initiative Bright Futures Energy Camp,…

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The Never-Ending Waves of Racism, Part 2: Actions

By Merertu Mogga Frissa, Program Manager of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion In the first installment of this blog, I highlighted some areas that need…

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The Never-Ending Waves of Racism, Part 1: Reflections

By Merertu Mogga Frissa, Program Manager of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Someone once asked me why we struggle with diversity and inclusion in Canada.…

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Embracing 2021 With Compassionate Leadership

When I thought about 2021 and what it would bring, I realized that in many ways that it is I who makes the decisions…

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Women’s History Month 2021

March is Women’s History Month, and also includes International Women’s Day. At EHRC, we wanted to celebrate the individual women and organizations that are…

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Electricity Human Resources Canada Awards Celebrate Achievements in Electricity Sector HR

Ottawa, ON, February 17, 2021—Electricity Human Resources Canada (EHRC) announced the recipients of their Awards of Excellence 2020 at a virtual event today, bringing…

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Gender Equality Week 2020

This week, from September 20 to 26, is Gender Equality Week across Canada. Like everything else in 2020, this year presents unique challenges. The…

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Leaders of Canada’s electricity sector say electrification is key to jumpstarting Canada’s slumping economy

Electricity Human Resources Canada is proud to join voices with other leading electricity sector organizations to call for commitment to electrification as a key…

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The Power Generation Workforce of the Future: Hamsters in Wheels

At Electricity Human Resources Canada, we conduct national research in all areas of the electricity sector to make sure that employers, educators, workers and…

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