A Threat to Food Security — We Need Your Help!

Hello, I am writing this because we at UFAWU-Unifor are deeply concerned about an issue currently threatening food security in B.C. and we need your help! Commercial prawn harvesters recently…

PBSB Proposal for Commercial Harvesting of Pinnipeds in B.C.

The Pacific Balance Pinnipeds Society (PBPS) has prepared a document titled Proposal for commercial harvesting of pinnipeds in British Columbia. Proposal Excerpt: “First Nations people have harvested marine mammals including…

UFAWU-Unifor Elects New Leadership

UFAWU-Unifor is under new leadership after James Lawson, a commercial fish harvester and active union member from the Haíɫzaqv Nation, was elected president at the union’s recent 63rd convention. Lawson…

UFAWU-Unifor 63rd Convention

The 63rd Convention of UFAWU-Unifor will take place on the 17th and 18th of February. Due to COVID-19, our Convention will be held virtually–by Zoom or phone. Attendeees will be…

Job Posting: Full-Time UFAWU-Unifor Business Agent

Position: Business AgentContract One year contract with potential for contract renewalHours: Full time salary full time (37.5 hr/week)Location: expect to travel- coastal BCOffice location: During COVID-19 virtual – Post COVID…