April 2017 | FFAW-Unifor | Fish Food & Allied Workers Union


Fish Processing Workers Hold Demonstration at WorkplaceNL

Apr 27, 2017

04/27/2017 ST. JOHN’S – Workers from fish processing plants around the province gathered at WorkplaceNL headquarters on Thursday to call


Job Posting: Receptionist/Accounting Clerk Position

Apr 27, 2017

04/27/2017 Fish, Food and Allied Workers (FFAW-Unifor) invites applications for the following: Receptionist/Accounting Clerk Position Temporary – June 5, 2017



Apr 24, 2017

04/24/2017 FFAW’s Executive Board understands and agrees that this is a difficult time in the fishery. The fishery is in


Statement: Sarabeth Anne Forbes

Apr 23, 2017

04/23/2017 FFAW-Unifor is deeply saddened by the tragic death of Unifor member Sarabeth Anne Forbes, a worker at Parkland Cape


Consultation with FFAW results in DFO announcing full stock assessment for northern cod

Apr 20, 2017

04/20/2017 Last week, Minister Dominic LeBlanc met with FFAW leadership in Ottawa. One of the many points raised in this


Ice compensation, extended employment insurance needed

Apr 19, 2017

04/19/2017 FFAW-Unifor President Keith Sullivan is calling on the federal government to pay extended Employment Insurance (E.I.) benefits to fish


Notice to harvesters participating in the Traceability Project

Apr 13, 2017

04/13/2017 Tag delivery is expected next week and distribution of tags will begin the week of April 24th. Pick-up locations


FFAW leadership discuss shrimp cuts, transition to cod with Federal MPs and Fisheries Minister

Apr 11, 2017

04/11/2017 ST. JOHN’S, NL – Yesterday, FFAW-Unifor leadership met with the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, Dominic LeBlanc and Newfoundland


MEDIA ADVISORY – FFAW leadership to meet with fisheries minister and federal NL caucus

Apr 10, 2017

04/10/2017 Today in Ottawa, FFAW-Unifor leadership will meet with the federal Newfoundland and Labrador caucus, as well as the Minister


Frustrations mount against drastic cuts to inshore shrimp quota

Apr 7, 2017

04/07/2017 ST. JOHN’S, NL – FFAW-Unifor is once again calling on the federal government to remove the offshore trawlers from

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