About

The Asian Canadian Labour Alliance (ACLA) is a grassroots collective of community and labour activists.  Our goals are to:

  • Develop an Asian Canadian Labour identity.

 

  • Generate a Labour-positive presence in Asian communities.

 

  • Work within the Labour movement and within Asian communities to raise the profile fo Asian Canadian labour issues.

 

  • Encourage and support Asian Canadian workers to participate more fully in the Labour movement.

 

  • Promote and support Asian Canadian activists in leadership roles within the Labour movement and within their communities.

 

  • Challenge racism, systemic discrimination and internalized racism.

 

  • Reach out to Asian communities in different languages.

 

  • Work in solidarity with international workers.

 

  • Link with migrant and temporary workers.