Government boosts funding to eradicate workplace harassmentCommits $50 million to legal information, resources to support individualsBy Marcel Vander Wier09/01/2019|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 08/29/2019High-profile public cases for sexual harassment such as that of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, seen here in June 2018, are not typical, says one expert. Credit: lev radin (Shutterstock) The federal government’s commitment to combat workplace sexual harassment has begun in earnest. Portions of a five-year, $50-million commitment announced in Budget 2018 are being doled out to organizations across Canada in an effort to address the issue. So far, money has been dedicated to projects in British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario and Quebec — each supporting the goal of eliminating gender-based violence and harassment at work. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.