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Overall ambition of EU climate proposals too low - loopholes risk further weakening

‘We will not see another Davey Hopper – he was a one off’

Ten days ago I was stood alongside my friend Davey Hopper on the balcony of the County Hotel at the Durham Big Meeting.

UK parliamentarians engage with UN Secretary-General candidates

UNA-UK has been organising informal meetings between candidates and members of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on the United Nations.

The Higher Education and Research Bill will inhibit the life chances of a generation

UNISON has written to MPs to express deep concern about the Higher Education and Research Bill being debated in Parliament today (Tuesday).

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Government must solve NHS cash crisis, says UNISON

Commenting on the publication today (Tuesday) of the Health Select Committee report on the government’s spending review, UNISON head of hea

Uh oh. David Cameron’s record on environmental policy – and Theresa May’s first moves

David Cameron started well when he took over leadership of his party in 2005: he identified climate change as a win-win issue; he could detoxify th

Invest in society, not Trident, says UNISON

Commenting on today’s vote on the renewal of Trident, UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said:

Thousands enjoy Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Festival

This weekend thousands gathered in Dorset to enjoy the Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Festival.

UNA-UK urges Prime Minister to ensure thorough debate on Trident replacement

UNA-UK has signed a letter to Prime Minister Theresa May, urging the Government to not "rush through" a final decision on Trident replacement.


Member stories


There remains an “urgent need” to raise the national minimum wage to the level of a “proper...


On 21 July, the UN Security Council held its first meeting to discuss candidates for the next UN...


Statement attributable to Hanaa Singer, UNICEF Syria Representative, on attacks in Qamishli and...

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