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UNISON calls on EU governments to strike out controversial clause from draft trade treaty

Clauses in the draft EU/US trade deal – the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) – that would allow big corporations to sue the UK government must be scrapped or the draft treaty could end up harming the NHS, says UNISON today (Monday) as EU trade commissioner arrives in London to give a speech on the treaty talks.

Article, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Latin America: politics, trade unions + solidarity

Briefing on current situation in Latin America vis-a-vis politics and trade unions

Media on the UNISON National site.

The global battle against international trade agreements

This week I am taking our battle to save our public services from privatisation to Washington DC.  Joining forces with other public sector trade unions from Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and Latin America to lobby against from international trade agreements. We in UNISON have been alerting the public in the UK to the danger […]

General secretary's blog on the UNISON National site.

International Rally Flyer 2019

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON seeks peaceful resolution in Venezuela

Union issues statement on the current situation in the south American country

Article on the UNISON National site.

Workers’ and Human Rights in Turkey: Summary

Media on the UNISON National site.

UNISON demands justice for Abdullah Karacan

General secretary writes to Turkish ambassador over murder of trade union leader

Article on the UNISON National site.

Tackling Modern Slavery through global supply chains Poster Exhibition June 2018

This photo exhibition accompanies the Unison Tackling Modern Slavery Booklet. It can be downloaded and printed for local activities. The original copies can also be loaned for events by contacting i.relations@unison.co.uk

Media on the UNISON National site.

Conference urges an end to the detention of Palestinian children

National delegate conference hears emotive speeches on the mistreatment of Palestinian children

Article on the UNISON National site.

Challenging South Korea’s war on workers

South Korea may have hosted the Winter Olympics to warm applause, but the country’s trade unionists remain in the cold

Magazine, moving on the UNISON National site.

Letter to Iranian president Hassan Rouhani

Dave Prentis writes to President Hassan Rouhani calling for the release of imprisoned protesters and trade unionists

Media on the UNISON National site.

Preparing for Holocaust Memorial Day

The Holocaust Memorial Trust has a wide range of resources that can help union branches organise events this Holocaust Memorial Day

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

‘Now is our time to lead’ Dave Prentis tells PSI congress

Dave Prentis opens the Public Services International congress with a speech to delegates from across the world  

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Why Public Services International is important to you

Public service workers from around the world travel to attend Public Services International congress.

Article on the UNISON National site.

International Newsletter Sept 2017

Media on the UNISON National site.