UFCW Canada Local 832 negotiates landmark protections for migrant worker union members
New contract at Brandon Maple Leaf plant puts UFCW Canada Local 832
TFW members on road to residency with other groundbreaking protection
Brandon, MB - January7/09 -- UFCW Canada Local 832 members at Maple Leaf in Brandon have overwhelmingly ratified a new contract with substantially increased monetary benefits for all members, and groundbreaking new language for Migrant Worker members working under the federal government’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP). Local 832 represents thousands of members who are migrant workers in the Province of Manitoba.