NEWS & EVENTS
April 28, 2017
ILWU Local 502 and Fraser Surrey Docks have teamed up and are once again Taking it to the Streets for the 2nd annual 4-on-4 street hockey tournament in support of the Surrey Food Bank.
Date: Friday, July 7th 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Place: ILWU Local 502 Hall at 11828...
April 24, 2017
The Pacific Northwest Labour History Association is holding its annual conference at the University of British Columbia, from May 26 to 28, 2017!
The theme of this year's event, presented in collaboration with the BC Labour Heritage Centre, is Echoes of the 1917 Russian Revol...
Local 517 members are encouraged to attend our membership meetings, held at 5:15 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at the Maritime Labour Centre (see map below for directions).
If you haven't already done so, please respond to the calendar invitation by Shane Pittman...
The Vancouver & District Labour Council has posted its list of education and training courses for 2017.
Coming up in May:
Pension Law (Advanced) - with Susan Philpott & Simon Archer of Koskie Glavin LLP
Wednesday, May 17 (9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) at the Maritime Labour Centre
April 14, 2017
20 different scholarships are available to post-secondary students affiliated with ILWU Canada.
Please note there are two separate bulletins:
For University Scholarships; and
For Vocational/Career Technical Scholarships.
Full instructions for applying and details on...
April 5, 2017
Why it's happening, who's winning, and how it can be fixed
Featuring renowned economist Michael Hudson
Michael Hudson is President of The Institute for the Study of Long-Term Economic Trends (ISLET), former Wall Street economist turned critic, Distinguished Research Professor...
April 1, 2017
Across Canada, April 28th has been designated the Day of Mourning.
Every year workers, families, employers and communities come together at ceremonies held around the province to remember those who have lost their lives to work-related incidents or occupational disease, and r...
Canada’s unions call on newly elected government to ratify global convention on violence and harassment
November 26, 2019
Call for boycott on four Vancouver hotels
October 10, 2019
Volunteer opportunity: 25th Annual Labour Christmas Dinner
November 27, 2019
Local hotel contract settled