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Labour Day Parade

Dear Brother and sisters, Unifor local 414 would like to invite all of our members to attend the Toronto Labour Day Parade on Monday, September 4th, 2017. Everyone is to meet at the Nathan Phillips Square, near the parking lot across from the Sheraton Hotel on queen st. at 8:00 Am. We look forward to seeing you and your family there! In Solidarity,   Christine Connor President, Unifor Local 414 > READ MORE


Unifor supports Indigenous Games

Unifor partnered with the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games, which will take place in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area on July 16-23. “Unifor is honoured to support the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games. Our sponsorship will help to ensure the broader community can celebrate the achievements of the athletes, and showcase the rich diversity of Indigenous culture,” said Unifor National President Jerry Dias. Dias participated in the official medal unveiling where it was a > READ MORE


Women’s Conference 2017

Sep 24, 2017 – 9:00 AM to Sep 27, 2017 – 12:00 PM This year’s Women’s Conference, with the theme of Knowledge is Power, is a chance to come together, build skills, exchange knowledge and strategize for the future. We are confident participants will leave feeling inspired and energized to continue the important work you do in your workplace, your local and your community. The 2017 Unifor Women’s Conference will be held at the Unifor Family Education Centre in Port Elgin, Ontario comme > READ MORE


Time to stand up for the most vulnerable workers

May 18, 2017 Long-awaited updates to the labour and employment standards laws in Ontario are before the province’s cabinet this week, setting the stage for what could be a public unveiling very soon. This is good news, especially for young people and vulnerable workers. Labour laws across this country have not kept up with the times. Written when most jobs were full time, and people could stay in one job to build a career and a life for their families, today’s laws cannot adequately address the > READ MORE


UNIFOR NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2017

Aug 18, 2017 – 9:00 AM to Aug 20, 2017 – 12:00 PM Canadian Council is a democratic force for union activism, solidarity, and strength. Canadian Council is a forum of accountability and organizing which will involve and engage thousands of local union activists in the life of the union. Please check back more information will be posted as it becomes available. RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg 375 York Ave Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J3 > READ MORE


Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games

June 21, 2017 To: Local Union Presidents and Recording Secretaries Dear Sisters and Brothers, Unifor is a proud Presenting Partner of The Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (Toronto 2017 NAIG), multi-sport Games, taking place in the City of Toronto and Greater Toronto Area (GTA), this summer from July 16-23. The 2017 Games are expected to be the largest sporting and cultural gathering of Indigenous Peoples from across North America, with over 5,300 participants. The highlight of the an > READ MORE