Toronto – November 26, 2014 – In a 2009 Canadian national survey, women reported 460,000 incidents of sexual assault in just one year. It is estimated that only about 10% of all sexual assaults are reported to police.
Winnipeg – November 22, 2014 – UFCW Canada activists recently joined hundreds of other community at Childcare 2020 — the fourth-ever national child care policy conference ever held in Canada, and the first in a decade.
Washington, D.C. – November 20, 2014 – UFCW Canada Local 1518 was recently honoured as 'Local Union of the Year' by the UFCW Minority Coalition in Washington, D.C. The award was presented at the 16th Annual UFCW Minority Coalition Awards Dinner.
Toronto — November 13, 2014 — While Canada spends less than most industrialized nations on child care, parents in Canada are among the most likely to be employed. As a result, Canada is inadequately funding a service that is desperately needed.
Toronto – November 7, 2014 - HMS Host workers at Toronto Pearson International Airport recently achieved a new contract that brings improvements to wages, benefits, working conditions and much more in a three-year collective agreement.