WAWU 16th Biennial Delegates Conference and 44th Annual General Meeting
The Waterfront and Allied Workers Union convened its 16th Biennial Delegates Conference on Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at the Union's headquarters on Hillsborough Street.
The theme for the conference was 'Respect for Trade Unions – Strengthening Workers Unity and Solidarity'.
The conference was organized in two sessions wit the formal session being the first and teh business session, second.
President Bernice Balson – Joseph presented her first presidential address to the conference of WAWU.
An overview of the union's activities was presented by the Secretary/Treasurer, Mr Kertist Augustus.
The keynote address was delivered by Dr Lennox Honychurch.
Delegates at the conference came from the thirty-five (35) branches where the Union has bargaining rights to include the two (2) new branches, Raffoul & Co Ltd and the West Coast Cooperative Credit Union.