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.

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

International Nurses Day 2020

International Nurses Day 2020
This week, the union is celebrating the work that nurses, midwives and nursing associates do every day to help people across the UK. Nurses and midwives make a very real ... Read More

MEMORIAL FOR DENIS GOLDBERG STRUGGLE HERO AND SO MUCH MORE

MEMORIAL FOR DENIS GOLDBERG STRUGGLE HERO AND SO MUCH MORE
Everyone - in South Africa and beyond - is invited to watch the proceedings of the: MEMORIAL FOR DENIS GOLDBERG STRUGGLE HERO AND SO MUCH MORE The memorial will take ... Read More

Update: Denis Goldberg memorial

Update: Denis Goldberg memorial
A memorial for Denis Goldberg will be held on Friday, organised by his family and the Denis Goldberg Legacy Foundation Trust. The memorial will take place from 2.45-4pm and due ... Read More

We are all deeply sad to hear of death of anti-apartheid campaigner and honorary UNISON member, Denis Goldberg

We are all deeply sad to hear of death of anti-apartheid campaigner and honorary UNISON member, Denis Goldberg
UNISON Scotland is deeply sad to hear of the death of veteran anti-apartheid campaigner and honorary UNISON member Denis Goldberg at the age of 87. UNISON Scotland, and indeed Scotland ... Read More

UNISON pays tribute after sudden death of Sam Macartney

Sam Macartney
UNISON Scotland has paid tribute to Sam Macartney, a committed trade unionist and internationalist, who died suddenly on Friday morning. Sam was a UNISON activist for 35 years, beginning as ... Read More

 

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