International News

International solidarity at the heart of trade unionism

#stuc19 The international section of the Congress agenda saw delegates support action to address oppression and inequality across the world.

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Campaign to restore pre-austerity pay levels

#stuc19 Congress called on the STUC General Council to organise and co-ordinate a public sector pay campaign for above-inflation pay

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Nae Pasaran – a moving tale of international solidarity

#stuc19 Congress congratulated the East Kilbride Rolls Royce workers, and documentary maker Felipe Bustros Sierra, for the fabulous Nae Pasaran film.

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Campaign to defend all workers’ rights under Brexit

#stuc19 Congress pledged to work with national and international trade union organisations to protect workers’ rights and to prevent a

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STUC pledges action to highlight and support Kurdish hunger strikers

#stuc19 Depute Convener Stephen Smellie seconded an emergency motion on the Kurdish hunger strikers, who are calling for an end

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STUC condemns raids and harassment of Scottish Kurdish community

#stuc19 The STUC backed a call to condemn police raids and harassment of the Kurdish community in Scotland and will

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Challenging the health and education effects of energy drinks

#stuc19 STUC delegates voted to lobby government to tackle the health and education problems of energy drinks on young people.

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Time to work together for a trans inclusive world

#stuc19 Following a passionate debate, Congress backed a call from the STUC LGBT+ Conference to put pressure on the Scottish

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Music provision key to giving our children a voice

#stuc19 Congress recognised the key importance of free instrumental music provision and that cuts hit our poorest children the hardest.

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We need a welfare system based on needs not moral judgements

#stuc19 Congress condemned Universal Credit and called for a welfare system based on needs and not moral judgements. Supporting this

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