Metro Vancouver, B.C. – May 17, 2018 – Members of the UFCW Canada Local 247 Women’s Committee reached out to the community for Mother’s Day by hosting a barbecue for women and children who have been impacted by domestic abuse.
Toronto – April 20, 2018 – Five years after the Rana Plaza building collapse, UFCW Canada is calling on members, activists, and allies to tell Walmart to sign an accord that will protect the health and safety of Bangladeshi garment factory workers. Bangladesh is a major source of apparel sold at Walmart.
Toronto – March 31, 2018 – UFCW Canada and our allies in the Canadian labour movement are celebrating a series of legislative victories for survivors of domestic violence in response to a union-led campaign seeking paid leave and other supports for victims of domestic and sexual abuse.
Toronto – November 25, 2023 – UFCW Canada has launched the #NotPartoftheJob campaign to help eliminate gender-based violence and address gender-based harassment and violence involving third parties that is on the rise. Governments, employers and unions must confront this issue together.l.