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Month: October 2017

FFAW Meets with Minister of Natural Resources

10/31/2017 On Monday, October 30th, FFAW President Keith Sullivan, Executive Board Member Nelson Bussey, Petroleum Industry Liaison Robyn Lee and Government Relations Officer Jessica McCormick met with the Honourable Siobhan
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NL Ground Fish Council Draft Strategic Plan

10/26/2017 Please click here for the most recent version of the NL-GIDC Strategic Plan. The Plan is subject to updates based on feedback from the Annual General Meeting yesterday.
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NL Groundfish Council Reveals Plan for Future of Fishery

10/25/2017 The Newfoundland and Labrador Groundfish Industry Development Council (NL-GIDC) has revealed their plan for the future of the province’s groundfish industry at their AGM today in St. John’s. Click
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MEDIA ADVISORY: Harvesters, Plant Workers, Processing Companies Collaborate on Strategic Plan for the Future of Groundfish Fishery

10/24/2017 Media are invited to attend the morning session of the Newfoundland and Labrador Groundfish Industry Development Council (NL-GIDC) Annual General Meeting, where a draft strategic plan for the future
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FFAW President Keith Sullivan Meets With Minister Leblanc in Ottawa

10/20/2017 Earlier this week, FFAW-Unifor President Keith Sullivan travelled to Ottawa to meet with Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, Dominic Leblanc, and his key advisors. The meeting was very productive,
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FFAW Statement Regarding FISH-NL and Labour Relations Board

10/19/2017 “A list recently provided by the Board to both FFAW and FISH-NL is not a complete list of fish harvesters, nor was it portrayed as such by the Board.
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Tina Pretty Appointed to Iris Kirby House Board of Directors

10/17/2017 Congratulations to Tina Pretty, who was appointed to the Iris Kirby House Board of Directors this week. Tina has long been a champion for women’s issues both in the
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3Ks Shrimp Committee Bumps Cap by 20,000 a share

10/16/2017 Members of 3Ks Shrimp held a conference call today where they reached consensus on bumping the Cap by 20,000 per share, effective immediately. For questions, please contact Brenda Pieroway
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Applications Being Accepted-Conduct an Autumn Atlantic Halibut Survey in 3Ps

10/03/2017 PENDING FINAL PROJECT APPROVAL, FFAW is now accepting applications to conduct an Autumn Atlantic Halibut Survey in 3Ps (continuation of work conducted in 2015). This project is open to
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