The Mary-Jo Nadeau BDS Award
For the second year, CUPE 1281 will be giving out the Mary-Jo Nadeau Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) award. This award is a monetary award of $500 for an organization fighting to end support for Israel’s oppression of Palestinians and to pressure Israel to comply with international law. Anyone may nominate an organization for this award.
Selection criteria that will be taken into consideration include the following:
- Local to where CUPE 1281 members work/live
- Raises the voices of Palestinians in their struggle for self-determination
To nominate an organization please fill out the form here. The deadline to nominate an organization is July 1, 2020.