May 2022 Bulletin Available Now

The UFAWU-Unifor May 2022 bulletin is now available. This month's bulletin includes information on the Union's May 2022 Meeting Tour, as well as an informative piece on the threat of pinnipeds written…

Comments Off on May 2022 Bulletin Available Now

May 2022 All Fishermen’s Meeting Tour

UFAWU-Unifor is excited to announce an upcoming meeting and dock tour which will cover many areas in and around Vancouver, Sunshine Coast, Vancouver Island, and Bella Bella. The Tour This…

Comments Off on May 2022 All Fishermen’s Meeting Tour

Union Welcomes Area A Crab As First Member Association

UFAWU-Unifor is very happy to welcome the Area A Crab Association as its first Member Association.   The Dungeness crab fishery is one of the most valuable fisheries in the…

Comments Off on Union Welcomes Area A Crab As First Member Association

UFAWU-Unifor Holds Pender Harbour All Fishermen’s Meeting

Yesterday, UFAWU-Unifor held an All Fishermen's Meeting in Pender Harbour, Madeira Park, BC. The meeting was open to both members and non-members of UFAWU-Unifor. The meeting focused on recent Federal…

Comments Off on UFAWU-Unifor Holds Pender Harbour All Fishermen’s Meeting

Pender Harbour All Fishermen’s Meeting — April 5, 2022

UFAWU-Unifor will hold an All Fishermen’s Meeting on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, starting at 2:00 PM. The meeting will be held in Madeira Park, Pender Harbour on the Sunshine Coast at the Royal…

Comments Off on Pender Harbour All Fishermen’s Meeting — April 5, 2022

BC Crab Harvesters Need Your Help!

DFO plans to reallocate 50% of the inside commercial crab fishery in Crab Area E and 25% of the outside crab fishery to the five Nuu-cha-nulth Nations on April 1.…

Comments Off on BC Crab Harvesters Need Your Help!

Harvesters Speak Out About the Need to Save B.C. Salmon

UFAWU-Unifor, in collaboration with a number of harvesters and commercial fishing organizations, has released a video on the impact that the Pacific Salmon Strategy Initiative (PSSI) has had on harvesters…

Comments Off on Harvesters Speak Out About the Need to Save B.C. Salmon
UFAWU’s Letter on the Fixed-Wing Crisis
Photo by Liam Allport.

UFAWU’s Letter on the Fixed-Wing Crisis

Following news that the Royal Canadian Air Force recently retired its Buffalo search-and-rescue planes from service without a replacement craft implemented, UFAWU-Unifor Vice President Helen-Anne Beans penned a letter of…

Comments Off on UFAWU’s Letter on the Fixed-Wing Crisis