Toronto – April 28, 2014 – UFCW Canada’s groundbreaking online education program, webCampus, is launching two new courses for the month of May. The free online courses are being offered from April 28th to May 30th and are available to all UFCW Canada members and their families, as well as our community partners.
Toronto – April 25, 2014 – April 28 is the National Day of Mourning for workers killed and injured on the job. As Canada’s leading and most progressive union, UFCW Canada recognizes the Day of Mourning to remember the countless workers who have tragically died on the job, as well as to honour those who have endured a major injury at work.
Dhaka, Bangladesh – April 24, 2014 – On the one-year anniversary of the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh that claimed 1,135 lives, tens of thousands of Bangladeshi garment workers took to the streets of Dhaka, joined by trade unions from Canada.