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FFAW Applauds Funding by WorkplaceNL for NL-FHSA Operations

Jan 15, 2021

January 15, 2021 – FFAW-Unifor applauds the commitment by Workplace NL for $1.75 million, over 5 years, to fund endeavors

MEDIA RELEASE: FFAW Raises The Alarm on Seal Predation and Offshore Draggers in 3Ps During Annual Meeting on Groundfish Stocks

Jan 14, 2021

January 14, 2021 – The inshore fleets in 3Ps have relied on cod traditionally to support multispecies enterprises, bringing important

MEDIA RELEASE: FFAW Responds to Rebuilding Plan for Atlantic Cod in 2J3KL

Dec 22, 2020

December 22, 2020 – FFAW-Unifor finds the Rebuilding Plan for Atlantic Cod prepared by DFO discouraging. The approach outlined in the

Funding from Atlantic Fisheries Fund for Improved Lobster Equipment

Dec 18, 2020

December 18, 2020 – Earlier this year, FFAW submitted a proposal to the Atlantic Fisheries Fund (AFF) that would allow lobster

Important Update to the Provincial Government’s Small Business Assistance Program

Dec 16, 2020

December 16, 2020 – The Provincial Government has announced an extension of the Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP) to December

The Union Forum – Fall/Winter 2021

Dec 14, 2020

Click here to read the latest issue of the Union Forum – Published December 2020 

MEDIA RELEASE: FFAW Commends New Owner-Operator and Fleet Separation Regulations

Dec 10, 2020

December 10, 2020 – The new Owner-Operator and Fleet Separation regulations enacted by the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans

Updates to Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) and Provincial Funding

Dec 8, 2020

December 8, 2020 – The CEBA deadline has been extended and the money available has also been increased: As of December

Support Through the Provincial Government’s Small Business Assistance Program

Nov 23, 2020

November 23, 2020 – FFAW-Unifor encourages members to inquire about their eligibility for support through the Provincial Government’s Small Business

World Fisheries Day 2020 – Message From the President

Nov 21, 2020

November 21, 2020 – November 21, World Fisheries Day, is a welcomed opportunity to reflect on the value of our

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