February 1st - March 1st
The Yukon Federation of Labour is pleased to celebrate Black History /African Heritage month this coming February.
Black History/African Heritage month serves as a reminder of the important role that members of the black community have played throughout history and modern times including:
- fought slavery;
- demonstrated heroism on battlefields;
- made workplaces safer;
- enhanced our culture; and,
- struggled to achieve human rights and recognition within the labour movement for black workers.