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January/ February Far East 2016

The cover of the latest edition of the Far East magazine features Patrick O’Dwyer as he experiences life in a missionary context in Fiji and the Ph

What would you #AskBan before he steps down as UN Secretary-General?

UNA-UK is inviting members of the public to pose a question to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon before he steps down at the end of 2016.

Councils still insisting on 15 minute homecare visits

UNISON has revealed today that 74% of local authorities in England are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disa

Three quarters of councils still insisting on 15 minute homecare visits for elderly and disabled people, reveals UNISON report

Three quarters (74 per cent) of local authorities in England are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to ju

Victories like this give us hope that the tide can turn

Education and learning has always been at the heart of our movement.

UNISON says new nursing role is no solution to the nursing shortage

Government plans to introduce a new role of nursing associate must provide genuine opportunities to enhance the role of health care assistants (HCA

Union campaign saves local libraries

Concerted lobbying efforts by UNISON Neath Port Talbot County branch have safeguarded the future of local libraries across the region.

How safe is your staffing?

Do you work in the health service as a nurse, healthcare assistant, student nurse, midwife or health visitor?

Strong majority of UK public slams government flood plans

Local government pension funds, not ministers should decide where to invest their members’ money, says UNISON

Local government pension funds must be able to decide where to invest their money in the best interests of present and future pensioners, and shoul

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UNISON:

UNISON Cymru Wales members will be taking to high streets and workpla

Stop Climate Chaos Scotland:

Just out: a poignant and powerful new film from Michael Morpurgo,

Friends of the Earth England Wales & Northern Ireland:

I recently joined friends at Greenpeace to hand in our joint flooding petition.

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