Mississauga, Ont. – July 12, 2019 – UFCW Canada welcomes the federal government’s announcement regarding an agri-food pilot that will create additional opportunities for temporary foreign workers in the agri-food sector to immigrate to Canada.
Quebec City – July 11, 2019 – Striking UFCW Local 501 members at Les Systèmes Techno-Pompes and Les Systèmes Géothermiques Jean-Guy Samson have won a labour tribunal ruling preventing both companies from using strikebreakers during the ongoing dispute between the union and the company.
Halifax – July 10, 2019 – More than 200 UFCW Canada activists from across the country gathered in Halifax from July 7 to 9 for the 33rd Annual National Defence Fund (NDF) Convention to build worker power and bargaining strength in UFCW core sectors.
Kitchener, Ont. – July 8, 2019 – UFCW Local 175 member Meghrig Karamanougian is the 2019 recipient of the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) / United Way Centraide Canada (UWCC) Post-Secondary Scholarship.