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Equity Vice President Election

April 22, 2024

Nominations for UNW Equity Vice President are now closed. Please stay tuned for updates.

March 26, 2024

Nomination Call for UNW Equity Vice President

DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS: April 19, 2024 - 3:00pm

The official nomination call for all members interested in running for the position of the UNW Equity Vice-President (EVP) was mailed to members' home addresses on March 25:

The Duties of Officers, including the Regional Vice-Presidents, are listed in the Union of Northern Workers’ By-Laws.

Eligibility to run for the position of EVP:

  • you must be a current UNW member in good standing and must have declared yourself as an Equity Group member;
  • you must show that you have been active within the union for at least one full (continuous) year as a UNW Local Officer as defined by the UNW By-laws and Regulations or the Local By-laws. (Required details are on the nomination form)

Your nominator and seconder must also be current UNW members in good standing who also have declared themselves as Equity Group members.

Electronic approvals (e.g emails from nominator and seconder confirming support) will be accepted in lieu of physical signatures. These must be included in the nomination package submitted to UNW HQ.

All nominations must be received no later than 3:00 pm on April 19, 2024.

The mailing address is:
Union of Northern Workers
Suite 400, 4910 53rd Street
Yellowknife, NT
X1A 1V2

Nomination packages may also be scanned and emailed to:
Fax nominations will also be accepted at: 867-920-4448. 

For more information:
UNW By Law 13, Election of Officers
UNW Regulation I. Executive Affairs 4. Election of Officers.

If you are interested in this position and require additional information, please contact the Director of Finance and Administration, Kim Bailey, at the UNW.