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Blog: The world needs to try three times harder to cut emissions

Dr Richard Dixon blogs from the UN Climate Conference in Marrakech

Funding cuts threaten nursery schools, unions warn Greening

“Think again” on cuts to nursery school funding – that was the demand from a range of organisations, including UNISON, in an open letter to educati

UNISON calls for energy equality for the UK’s worst-off users

UNISON and Fuel Poverty Action are demanding equality for people who pay for their energy through prepayment meters and get an unfair deal compared

Care cuts crisis leaving older people without adequate care, says UNISON

Vulnerable older people are being denied regular showers and visits to the toilet because of cuts to social care budgets, a UNISON report has warne

Is investment in ethical pensions about to sky-rocket?

Ethical pensions are for our financial security.
Campaigners welcome Scotland Environment Secretary's attendance at UN Climate Summit

Campaigners welcome Scotland Environment Secretary's attendance at UN Climate Summit

Stop Climate Chaos Scotland welcomes the announcement made today in the Scottish Parliament that Roseanna Cunningham, Cabinet Secretary for

Columbans join Inter-Faith Statement to Morocco Climate talks

The Columban missionaries have signed an inter-faith statement which will be presented to the COP22 climate talks, currently underway in Morocco.

Remembering trade unionist Hebert (Ever) Marin

Aodh O’Halpin SSC and Sr Margaret Healy recently attended a commemoration service at Unite the Union in Holborn, London to remember Hebert (Ever) M

Care employees threatened with £2,600 pay cut by Dorset councils’ company

Care staff employed by Dorset company Tricuro are to stage a silent protest outside county council offices in Dorchester later today (Thursday), ov

On a challenging day, Durham TAs show that there’s so much to fight for

Today hasn’t been a good day for those who share the values that make our union great.


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Climate Friendly Bradford on Avon:


Three days strike action this week (6 – 8 December) by Durham teaching assistants have been...

Columban JPIC:

British Region Director Fr.


All Scottish Councils go to the polls on Thursday 4 May.  You can help make sure the pol

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