Canada's leading union for migrant workers files complaint before British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal
Vancouver – August 13, 2014 – UFCW Canada filed a human rights complaint before the British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal today, denouncing B.C. employers who use discriminatory mechanisms that allow them to avoid hiring women under the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program (SAWP).
Calgary – August 13, 2014 – UFCW Canada Locals 1118 and 401 have donated over $2,000 in food to the Calgary Food Bank as a result of a campaign that the unions jointly ran. The donation will assist more than 30 Calgary families in need.
Ottawa – August 12, 2014 – Since Stephen Harper's Conservative Party formed a majority government in 2011, Canadians have witnessed an attack on seniors and the middle class the likes of which we've never seen before.