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.
- 23 April 2015 | MEDIA RELEASE Remove Mexico from ‘Safe Countries’ List, Activists Urge Canada Advocates for students who disappeared in one of Mexico’s state-sanctioned atrocities are in Toronto this week as part of a campaign to urge the Canadian government to recognize the human rights crisis in Mexico.
- 17 April 2015 | MEDIA RELEASE The Children’s Place: Time To Pay Up! USW joins the international call for brands to fill the gap in compensation for victims before April 24, 2015 – the second anniversary of the Rana Plaza tragedy.
- 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.