International

UNISON Scotland International CommitteeUNISON Scotland’s International Committee builds on the trade union movement’s long history of solidarity with other workers around the world. These pages bring news and updates on the Committee’s work. You can also find news and links on our Facebook page.

International Committee welcomes Glasgow Climate Dialogues Communiqué

International Committee welcomes Glasgow Climate Dialogues Communiqué
UNISON Scotland’s International Committee today warmly welcomed a strong message from Global South climate leaders for COP26 to deliver climate justice for all. The message and recommendations were published today ... Read More

COP26 Coalition Trade Union Meeting – Briefing for trade unions

COP26 Coalition Trade Union Meeting - Briefing for trade unions
#WeMakeTomorrowis the trade union and workers' mobilisation for climate justice during COP26. It is coordinated by the Trade Union Caucus of the COP26 Coalition. This briefing for trade unions and ... Read More

Take One Action Film Festivals – Sept & Oct 2021

Take One Action Film Festivals - Sept & Oct 2021
UNISON is once again proud to be supporting the inspiring Take One Action Film Festival. This is taking place in a hybrid edition in Edinburgh, Glasgow and online, from 22-26 ... Read More

Cuba Solidarity Campaign statement on the current situation in Cuba

Cuba Solidarity Campaign statement on the current situation in Cuba
The Cuba Solidarity Campaign calls on the US government to suspend the blockade of Cuba to allow emergency medical and humanitarian aid into the country in order to ease the ... Read More

International rally: Proud of UNISON’s role in the global trade union

International Rally
Trade union solidarity with workers in countries facing state repression and violence, attacks on trade union rights, failings on COVID, on health, poverty and more is absolutely crucial - and ... Read More

Statement from B’Tselem on violence in Gaza and Israeli Occupied Territories.

Statement from B’Tselem on violence in Gaza and Israeli Occupied Territories.
B’Tselem is the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories. B’Tselem strives to end Israel’s occupation, recognizing that this is the only way to achieve a future ... Read More

Congress backs UNISON’s call to act against femicide in Turkey

Rakiya Suleiman
UNISON Scotland took its condemnation of the Turkish government’s treatment of women trade unionists, women activists and opposition political parties into Congress and delegates pledged action to combat misogyny and ... Read More

STUC event: International Workers’ Memorial Day 2021

STUC event: International Workers' Memorial Day 2021
The STUC and Scottish Hazards have organised a joint online event to mark International Workers' Memorial Day (IWMD). This year's theme is: Health and Safety is a human right - ... Read More

 

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