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Suriname joined the Declaration on Protected Areas and Climate Change

The spending review’s £3bn hit on local government

Cuts to local government grant and extra spending commitments for local authorities add up to a £3bn hit on councils, says UNISON today (Wednesday)

UNISON reacts to police budgets announcement in today’s spending review

UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis said: “It would have been unthinkable to cut police budgets in light of the dreadful events in Paris.

UNISON slams Open University decision to plough on with office and job cuts

UNISON has today (Wednesday) slammed the Open University’s decision to press ahead with office closures and job cuts, despite opposition from its o

Show the Chancellor that you’ll rise up for the climate

With the Paris climate summit approaching, the Chancellor’s green-bashing is a reminder that the green economy is not safe in his hands.

Housing changes will not reverse previous cuts to budgets

Commenting on the changes announced to housing budgets today (Wednesday) by the Chancellor, UNISON General Secretary Dave Prentis

School funding reforms could harm education

Commenting on plans to scrap the current system of school funding announced today (Wednesday) by the Chancellor, UNISON General Secretary D

Tax credits u-turn will bring huge relief to nearly three million working families, says UNISON

Commenting on the announcement today (Wednesday) that the Chancellor is to reverse his planned cuts to tax credits, UNISON General Secretar

Martin Hodson reviews “Changing the Climate” by Adrian Brown (Grove Booklet eD24, 2015)

Dr Martin J Hodson

UNA-UK policy success: government redoubles commitment to UN peacekeeping

The UK Government says it will "double the number of military personnel that we contribute to UN peacekeeping operations".


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