The wage gap for Ontario's most female-dominated profession, midwifery, is at least 48%. Pay Equity is long #overdue! Here's why.
Courtney Graham is a midwife who has been practicing for four years in downtown Toronto. She believes pay equity is about respect.
A landmark decision on pay equity will be released on September 24, 2018, by the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.
Midwives around the world are awaiting Ontario’s pay equity decision. It will be a landmark decision and a precedent-setting case that may change how workers in female-dominated professions worldwide are compensated.
Katrina Kilroy is the president of the Canadian Association of Midwives. She has worked as a midwife for about 27 years. She says midwives around the world are eagerly watching Ontario's pay equity case.