A CALL FOR STRONGER UNION MEMBERSHIP

I recall a time when our members stood in relentless enthusiasm as the solid structure that made the Union strong. They refused to remain idle and allow the leadership to be at the fore front all by themselves. The members led at all times side by side with the officially elected management team. They were beside their team on the …

TRADE UNIONS AND ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION

There are many perceptions about trade unions which need to be dispelled. Among these are that they encourage bad work practices and are against economic growth and profit making. This is far from the truth. Trade unions recognize that they have a role to play in transforming economies and human development, and many of them have tirelessly been advocating for …

Solidarity Rally

“DPSU: ONE UNION INDIVISIBLE -WHAT HURTS ONE, HURTS ALL!” OBJECTIVE The objective of the rally is to bring members and interested members of the general public together for at least two hours to present them with an inspiring experience. That experience, it is hoped, will generate a new collective interest in and appreciation for the work of the DPSU, and …

Bonus Dwivaye

Greetings to all our members and other public officers. It is our pleasure to report that the Union has concluded negotiations with the Government of Dominica as at September 5, 2017. We have agreed to the following: 1) A salary freeze for 2015/2016 2) A one-off payment equivalent to one month’s salary for officers who retired in 2015/2016 and was …

MESSAGE FROM GENERAL SECRETARY – THOMAS LETANG

A resilient public service and a quality public service go hand in hand. Public Officers are responsible for implementing various government policies. They should, consequently, be beneficiaries of the programs they implement. For this to happen, administrators need to do more to address the issue of a quality and resilient public service. While they may have made some improvements to …