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.

UNISON solidarity with trade unions in Chile / Climate COP25 Chile solidarity

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UNISON Scotland will be sending a message of solidarity (UPDATE: Now sent. Text here) to Chilean trade unions following a report  to our International Committee on the massive protests against ... Read More

UNISON Week 271 – Get Registered, mental health & more

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UNISON 271 : Get Registered, mental health, international seminar update & more  ......   read full newsletter here ... Read More

Davena brings greetings from TUC Women’s Committee

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UNISON’s Davena Rankin brought greetings from the TUC Women’s Committee, standing in from Chair, Philipa Harvey who was unable to attend. Davena promised not to say much about Brexit but ... Read More

Glasgow protest: Free all Catalan Political Prisoners – October 26

Glasgow protest: Free all Catalan Political Prisoners - October 26
Catalan Defence Committee Scotland are organising a demonstration on Saturday (October 26) against Spanish state repression and to demand the release of the political leaders sentenced on Monday. UNISON has ... Read More

Take One Action Film Festival – 18-29 Sept

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The fantastic Take One Action Film Festival is back for 2019 with a brilliant programme of global change films in Edinburgh and Glasgow in September. Take One Action celebrates the ... Read More

Solidarity with Cuba is vital and can bring success

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The focus on humanitarian work will go on in Cuba as they celebrate 60 years of the revolution, Lilian Macer, Regional Rep, told delegates, as she spoke about the UNISON ... Read More

Scottish protests against Trump’s visit – Tues 4 June

Scottish protests against Trump's visit - Tues 4 June
Scotland told US President Donald Trump he wasn't welcome here in a range of protests during his visit last year. UNISON members were among the thousands showing their revulsion at ... Read More

President’s Malawi mother and baby appeal

President's Malawi mother and baby appeal
Gordon McKay, UNISON president, has returned from a 5 day trip to Malawi as part of his appeal to improve maternal health in the country. He travelled with Wilma Brown, ... Read More


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