UNISON demands justice for Abdullah Karacan

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

‘Free protesters and trade unionists,’ UNISON urges Iran

General secretary Dave Prentis writes to President Hassan Rouhani in wake of arrests following recent protests

cover of the booklet A Dangerous Occupation

Marking 50 years of a dangerous occupation

UNISON/PSC exhibition and book offers union branches a resource for this year’s 50th anniversary of the Palestinian occupation

UK urged to act before bulldozers enter The Jungle at Calais

UNISON urges members to sign petition calling on UK to accept responsibilities and allow children on their own to come to UK

Union backs 18 June convoy in solidarity with refugees

Union calls on members to take part in or donate goods to convoy travelling to refugee camp in Calais

UNISON urges Colombia to protect activists from paramilitaries

More than 500 Colombian trade unionists and human rights campaigners murdered in the past five years as threat increases

Dave Prentis takes UNISON support to doctors’ picket lines

General secretary offers support to BMA action on visit to pickets at his local hospital in north London

Refugee Christmas appeals

Branches and activists have asked for union advice on how they might offer practical solidarity and support

UNISON sends solidarity greetings to National Gallery strikers

UNISON sent solidarity greetings to strikers at the National Gallery today, as they begin indefinite strike action in protest at privatisation plans. “UNISON stands shoulder to shoulder with our fellow public service workers in dispute,” general secretary Dave Prentis said. “We send our greetings and solidarity from 1.3m public service workers and wish you well with your action.” […]