It's 2016 – let's deal with pay equity (Editor's Notes)

New whitepaper offers solutions to tackle decades-long issue
By Todd Humber
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/02/2016

Canada has a federal cabinet that is a perfect gender balance. The reason, as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau famously answered last fall, was “because it’s 2015.”

Well now it’s 2016. And despite the laudable makeup in the halls of power in Ottawa, the wage disparity between men and women is alive and kicking. 

That was a point driven home this week with the release of a whitepaper by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) in Toronto.