The OSSTF/FEESO Environmental Award celebrates the achievements of a member, District or Bargaining Unit for their dedication to environmental activism within the federation and/or community.
The award will be presented annually to the District, Bargaining Unit or individual member who shows environmental activism in some all of the following areas:
- Promoting awareness of environmental issues within their district/bargaining unit
- Promoting awareness of environmental issues in education
- Initiating and implementing measures to reduce the ecological footprint of their district/bargaining unit
- Motivating others in OSSTF/FEESO to reduce the environmental impact of their union activities
A motion from the District/Bargaining Unit Executive must accompany the nomination and the deadline is April 15. The Environmental Award will be presented at the May/June meeting of the Provincial Council.