Christina McAnea, arms folded, in front of conference stage - 'Fighting for our future'

Blog: Taking demands to world leaders at COP28

Without all governments stepping up to this existential emergency, there is no doubt, we will run out of time to protect our planet

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Top 5 ways to help planet Earth this week

From webinars to WhatsApp messages, how to prepare and get involved in Green UNISON Week, which starts this Friday

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UNISON’s response to Labour’s new Green Prosperity Plan

‘Unlike the Conservative government in Westminster that sleepwalks from one crisis to another, it’s encouraging to see Labour making the vital issue of climate change a priority’

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UNISON announces Green Week dates in run up to Earth Day

UNISON is encouraging branches to engage with employers on how they can reduce their carbon footprints and ensure they have a plan to green their workplaces

‘This challenge unites us as a union’, says new green report

The report, commissioned by UNISON and based on a survey of members, reveals the extensive role which the union can play in addressing climate change issues

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Get ready for Green UNISON Week

Green UNISON Week gives activists the opportunity to publicise the union’s work on green public services, and build awareness on this vital issue

Stephen Smellie speaking at conference

‘This union is a green union’: UNISON commits to decarbonise public services

UNISON commits to introduce green reps on all branch committees in order to support bargaining and negotiation on decarbonisation