Faith Leaders Ask Government to Revise Canada Summer Jobs Requirements

Thursday, January 25 2018

Statement Summer Jobs 2018-2-webWe the undersigned leaders of diverse faith communities and organizations in Canada, call on the Prime Minister and the Government of Canada to amend the Canada Summer Jobs guidelines and application process so that it does not compel agreement or belief, and allows religious organizations to stay true to their communal identity and beliefs. The new application requires each organization to give non-negotiable and unqualified affirmation of certain beliefs held by the current government.

Link to the inter-faith statement (PDF)