The National Young Workers’ Conference will mix educational workshops with skill-building sessions. Young workers who participate will acquire important tools and resources to get active and make a difference in their workplace, in their union, and in their community.
The conference will be held at Unifor Family Education Centre in Port Elgin, Ontario from May 8-10, 2020. Please see the call letter below for detailed information.
The conference will have a special focus on the following topics:
- The challenge of improving health and safety protections for workers struggling with mental health issues
- Why climate change is presenting an urgent public health crisis
- Fighting to defend workers' rights to ensure a fair, prosperous future for all working people in Canada
- Organizing within and in solidarity with equity groups in our membership
Please see accommodation information included in the call letter. Registration, accommodations and on-site childcare arrangements should be made by April 17, 2020.