Toronto – August 7, 2020 – Canada’s leading union for food workers, UFCW Canada, has joined in solidarity with unions and labour allies around the world in calling on global food processing giant Cargill to stop preventing workers in Turkey from expressing their democratic right to join a union.
Toronto – August 6, 2020 – Did you know that August 7 is International Beer Day? Across Canada, beer is a popular and beloved beverage for many, as Canadians consumed more than 71 litres of beer per capita last year.
Trois-Rivières, Que. – August 6, 2020 – Dali Léveillé is one of eighteen winners of the UFCW Canada – BDM Scholarship. Currently enrolled in the Nature Science program at the Cégep de Trois-Rivières, Dali is a proud UFCW Local 501 member who works at Olymel.
Edmonton – August 5, 2020 – When Jason Kenney’s United Conservative Party (UCP) won Alberta’s provincial election in 2019, workers and the labour movement braced themselves for the inevitable assault on their rights.
Ottawa – July 31, 2020 – Support the expansion of Employment Insurance (EI) benefits in Canada by helping to achieve a fairer system for workers. Show your support for expanding EI benefits, including sickness benefits, by sending a letter to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development, and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough.