About Unifor

December 12, 2013

History & Mission

Unifor is Canada’s largest private sector union, with more than 305,000 members across the country, working in every major sector of the Canadian economy. Unifor brings a modern approach to unionism: adopting new tools, involving and engaging our members, and always looking for new ways […]
October 4, 2011

Community Chapters

The economy is changing. Freelance, part-time and contract work is becoming more and more common, but that doesn’t mean jobs shouldn’t come with rights and benefits though. Unifor’s Community Chapters are a new way that workers can have some of the benefits of a union, […]
September 12, 2011

Health, Safety & the Environment

Unifor on Health, Safety and the Environment: Unions historically spoke of three fundamental workers’ rights in health and safety: the right to know about workplace hazards and obtain information and training; the right to refuse (in some cases to shut down) unsafe work; the right […]
May 8, 2011

Unifor Social Justice Fund

Unifor is committed to social justice in Canada, and around the world Unifor is dedicated to improving the lives of workers and their families in Canada and around the world. One way we express that commitment is through our Social Justice Fund. The Unifor Social […]

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