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UNISON South East joins the NEC delegation to Cuba

Our region will be joining the NEC’s International Committee delegation to Cuba from the 26 November to 4 December this year. This will be the first national UNISON delegation in many years. The delegation is being organised with the Cuba Solidarity Campaign. Our region’s International Relations Committee has agreed to fund the cost of one […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

International Forum: Discussion with Grahame Morris MP

Date
5 April 2018 6:00pm
Location
UNISON Northern, 140 - 150 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6TH.

Grahame Morris MP will be our guest speaker. Grahame has been committed to international solidarity and human rights work for a number of years and has recently attended a delegation to Qatar. Grahame will be discussing his experiences on the delegation together with other international campaigns he has been involved in. There will also be an […]

Event on the UNISON Northern site.

Joint Regional International Relations Seminar 2018

Date
27 September 2018 10:30am–3:30pm
Location
UNISON Centre, London

The International Seminar is our annual joint event run by by UNISON’s South East and Eastern regions. During the day speakers will consider immediate issues affecting Trade Unions and workers in the global south, as well as the impact of Government policy on workers in the UK. Invited speakers/subjects include: Alison Roche – UNISON Policy […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

One Day Without Us

Today, thousands of migrant workers will take part in the UK’s first day of action under the banner, One Day Without Us. This is a day of awareness and celebration of the contribution of migrant workers who live, work and study in this country. UNISON is also supporting this event and has joined other campaigning […]

Article, News on the UNISON Northern site.

South West international officers training

Date
9 December 2017 9:00am–3:00pm
Location
UNISON Bristol regional office

Workers of all countries – unite! That is the spirit in which we are launching the South West international officers training and network. With the world facing increasing instability, it is more important than ever that UNISON has strong international links. From supporting trade unionists abroad to ensuring employer supply chains are free of exploitation, […]

Event on the UNISON South West site.

Meghan, Trump and UNISON – Dr Johnson stirs it up

American trade unionist gives a rousing and compassionate speech to UNISON’s national delegate conference

Article on the UNISON National site.

International Calendar 2018

UNISON calendar of international events and ideas for branch activities 2018’

Media on the UNISON National site.

Help to stop the government using aid to subsidise education profits

Write to your MP and DFID calling for a halt to support and funding of so-called ‘low-fee’ private schools in Africa and Asia

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Responsible buying in public services – guidance for members

This guidance has been produced to help UNISON members to work with their employers on ethical procurement policies to ensure there are no abuses or workers making goods destined for use in public services.

Media on the UNISON National site.

A dangerous occupation. The impact of 50 years of occupation on Palestinian workers. A5 booklet

Full colour booklet to accompany a photographic exhibition of 10 panels that can be downloaded at www.unison.org.uk/international
The booklet can be ordered as an informative stand alone guide to work and living conditions in occupied Palestinian territories

Media on the UNISON National site.