Saint-Hyacinthe, Que. – June 10, 2014 – UFCW Canada Local 1991P is pleased to announce that members at Nutreco (Shurgain) in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec have overwhelmingly ratified a new collective agreement governing their working conditions.
Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ont. – June 12, 2014 – Earlier this month, hundreds of migrant agriculture workers from Mexico, Jamaica, Central America, and the Caribbean joined with community activists for the Summer Festival for Migrant Farm Workers in Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario. The social and educational event was organized by the Agriculture Workers Alliance (AWA) and the Niagara Migrant Worker Interest Group.
Toronto – June 11, 2014 – On this 6th anniversary of the National Day of Reconciliation with Aboriginal communities, UFCW Canada activists in Toronto joined social justice advocates across Canada, to walk and send a message calling for an equitable future for First Nations children.