Toronto – September 28, 2023 – Last week, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal ruled that WSIB Ontario has been illegally reducing compensation of racialized injured migrant workers for decades.
Leamington, Ont. – September 13, 2023 – UFCW Canada partnered with Vivi’r LGBTQ+ to hold a workshop for LGBTQIA+ migrant workers on Trans Justice and Trans Rights at the Agricultural Workers Centre in Leamington this August.
Toronto – August 23, 2023 – UFCW Canada is demanding the Ford government take action in response to an Ontario farm owner retaliating against migrant workers who were speaking out about unacceptable housing conditions.
Leamington, Ont. – August 18, 2023 – Migrant Worker Pilot Participants are gathering regularly at the UFCW Canada Agricultural Workers Centre in Leamington for training sessions and community-building opportunities.
Toronto – June 29, 2023 – UFCW Canada welcomes the ruling by Justice Michael MacArthur in the human trafficking trial in London, Ontario. It took more than five years of investigations and a trial to bring justice to a group of migrant agricultural workers who were trafficked and exploited in Southern Ontario.
Toronto – June 7, 2023 – A group of migrant workers are feeling relieved and secured in their future thanks to the relentless support of UFCW Canada locals and the union’s long-standing advocacy efforts.