March 22, 2017

Today is Federal Budget Day! The Public Service Alliance of Canada has provided a list of items that are critical for an improved public service.

Please view the PSAC calls for reinvestment in federal public services in 2017 budget release.

See also... read more

March 1, 2017

Members working for Dominion Diamond Corporation are asked to take note of the following dates to vote for ratification:

Monday, March 13 @ 7:30 pm - Ekati Mine Camp Gymnasium

Tuesday, March 14th @ 7:30 am – Ekati Mine Camp Gymnasium

Monday March 27th @ 7:30 pm - Ekati Mine Camp Gymnasium

Tuesday, March 28th @ 7:30... read more

February 27, 2017

LOT/LET Training dates will be posted under Events shortly. Please be advised that all participants must have completed either the PSAC "Talking Union Basics" or UNW "Introduction to the Union" course in order to attend.

If you do not have these completed, please contact Kadee at for... read more

February 20, 2017

The UNW continues to grow! We are excited to announce the creation of two new locals - Local 38 and 39.

Local 38, which is made up of our members in the Tlicho Area, had been part of Local 1.

Local 39, which is made up of members from the Sahtu area... read more

February 6, 2017

The Union of Northern Workers will be involved with a series of rallies this week at the NWT Legislative Assembly to protest potential job cuts in the GNWT Budget 2017-2018.
All rallies will take place at lunch hour at the Legislative Assembly.
Please join in protesting with other groups in the community.
You can also promote the... read more