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Voices for Palestine won’t be silenced

Conference hears that the boycott and disvestment campaign is working well

Article on the UNISON National site.

‘We can fight together for a more social Europe’

EPSU general secretary tells local government conference that Brexit would not ‘cure what is wrong in the EU, in the UK or elsewhere’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Chilcot report: UNISON statement

Joint statement from general secretary Dave Prentis and president Eric Roberts

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Play fair, FIFA and Qatar told

UNISON higher education conference demands fair treatment for World Cup workers

Article on the UNISON National site.

Get ready to mark International Workers Memorial Day

Get ready to mark International Workers Memorial Day with events, petitions for safer workplaces or even a health and selfie

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON wins policy amendments at the Labour policy forum

UNISON successfully negotiated a number of key policy amendments and agreements at the Labour Party national policy forum

Article on the UNISON National site.

Tell Europe what you think about TTIP

UNISON activists can now tell the European Commission why they don’t want the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

Article on the UNISON National site.

TTIP poses real dangers to our public services

A big thank you to all who supported the strike on 10 July – It was a great show of solidarity and determination from members battling for fair pay

General secretary's blog on the UNISON National site.

Buenaventura Project update

UNISON Northern has had a UIDF bid accepted for a 12 month project which seeks to build on the successful pilot collaboration with NOMADESC and Show Racism the Red Card in Buenaventura, Colombia. Buenaventura is a port city of around 400,000 inhabitants (around the size of Newcastle) where human rights groups estimate that over 5,000 […]

Article on the UNISON Northern site.

Brazilian union leader inspires conference

Local government union leader tells delegates about the fight back against the far right

Article on the UNISON National site.

Blog: Our union stands against cruel and callous actions of the Israeli government

I’m proud that UNISON is campaigning against the mistreatment of Palestinian child prisoners. I hope you will stand with us as we demand that the UK government speak out and take action to end this gross denial of international law and children’s rights. And we will not stop until the reprehensible and self-defeating punishment of Palestinian children by the Israeli state ends once and for all.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Delegates discuss international concerns

Conference hears of treatment of the Palestinian people, plus the plight of LGBT workers in Colombia, Turkey and Jamaica

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

We liberate the mind, we liberate the land

Comedian Mark Thomas and two aspiring stand-ups from Palestine talk about a new show that dares to find the comedy in occupation

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

The price of fashion

The collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh shocked the world – since then, UNISON has helped the garment workers fight for their rights

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

We liberate the mind, we liberate the land

Comedian Mark Thomas and two aspiring stand-ups from Palestine talk about a new show that dares to find the comedy in occupation

Magazine, moving on the UNISON National site.