Through Global Action, the USW is confronting corporate-led globalization and working to build union power for tomorrow’s jobs.
The strength of the union is, and always has been, an involved, active and committed membership. But we live in a global world and, building on solid membership support, we need to reach out and build strong relationships with allies in Canada and around the world.
- 3 March 2015 | media release New Mining Counsellor Set Up to Fail The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability (CNCA) is concerned that International Trade Minister Ed Fast is wasting public funds with this week’s appointment of a new Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Counsellor.
- 25 February 2015 | media release Government Documents Reveal Canadian Embassy Backed Mining Abuses in Mexico Internal government documents indicate Canadian diplomats in Mexico were complicit in Toronto-based Excellon Resources’ alleged abuses in Mexico.
- 6 February 2015 Sign and Spread the LabourStart Campaign Against Dirty Rio Tinto Diamonds The USW and IndustriALL are in a global campaign against Rio Tinto that grew out of our struggle in Quebec.