Toronto – July 24, 2020 – Attention all UFCW young members and allies: global unions have joined together to amplify the voices of young workers during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic in a series of webinars, and the next webinar will be held on July 28.
Hosted by UFCW Canada international allies UNI Global Union and the International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco and Allied Workers' Associations (IUF), the “New Normal: Amplifying Young Voices” webinar will be held on Tuesday, July 28 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Interpretation will be provided in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Russian, and Japanese and young UFCW activists are welcome to participate. You can register for the webinar today by clicking here. Participants are also encouraged to post about the webinar on social media using the hashtag #YouthForward.
With over 40 percent of members under the age of 30, UFCW Canada is committed to empowering young members through industry-leading collective agreements, as well as key initiatives like the Young Workers Internship Program (YIP) and Young Workers Blog. To learn more about UFCW’s work in this area, visit the UFCW Canada Young Workers page.