NEWS & EVENTS
October 18, 2019
Shared on the UNITE HERE Local 40 website, hotel workers on strike at the Hyatt Regency, Westin Bayshore, and Pinnacle Harbourfront voted to ratify a new contract. See the press release.
Almost two hundred hotel workers remain on strike at the Rosewood Hotel Georgia.
October 11, 2019
Are you interested in Winter School 2020 course?
If so, please review the course schedule (click on the photo) and advise Taleen Tchakedjian as soon as possible, as registration is OPEN and many courses are popular and fill up early.
Winter School is a labour training program...
October 10, 2019
Local 517's Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held:
On Wednesday, November 6th 2019 at 5:15 PM
At the Maritime Labour Centre (1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver)
In addition to covering the regular agenda items listed below, it is at the AGM where any newly ele...
Shared on the ILWU Canada website, the BC Federation of Labour is calling for a boycott on four Vancouver hotels. Read the news release here.
Meanwhile, in the post about the boycott on the BCGEU website, the BCGEU has announced a $3-million interest-free loan to support str...
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February 5, 2020
Winter School 2020
ILWU Canada COVID-19 list of resources
May 8, 2020
Volunteer opportunity: 25th Annual Labour Christmas Dinner
November 27, 2019
Canada’s unions call on newly elected government to ratify global convention on violence and harassment
November 26, 2019
Local hotel contract settled
VDLC New Activist Scholarship for the Canadian Labour Congress and the Harrison Winter School in early 2020
November 15, 2019
Hotel labour strike update