UGWA

AcronymDefinition
UGWAUnited Garment Workers of America (est. 1891; more commonly see as UGW)
UGWAUpper Guyandotte Watershed Association (Mullens, WV)
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Chioma Oduenyi (1, 2*), Emmanuel Ugwa (1), Zimako Ojukwu (3) and Jachike Ojukwu-Ajasigwe (4)
(122.) This conflict between the three unions pitted the AFL-affiliated ILGWU and the UGWA against the Congress of Industrial Organization (CIO)--a more radical American labour group--which was affiliated with the ACTWU.
GWG workers were members of the United Garment Workers of America [UGWA], and later the United Food and Commercial Workers [UFCW] when it merged with UGWA in 1994.