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Higher Education members urged to strike for better pay

With universities putting billions away in the bank last year, it is clear that money is available for a pay increase and the employers could make

UNISON organiser Roger Bevan honoured one year after tragic death

UNISON organiser Roger Bevan was tragically killed in a road incident in Ceredigion one year ago.

School support staff in Derby need your help

UNISON members working in Derby City Schools have lost 25% of their pay – up to £400 per month – and they need your support for strik

Fighting bullying and harassment

In a significant new initiative, 15,000 employees at Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board (ABMU), last week received a joint statement fr

Brexit top of UNISON agenda for TUC

UNISON has submitted three motions to the upcoming TUC Congress, all seeking to avoid the potentially damaging repercussions of Brexit.

Invest to tackle the scourge of poverty

Poverty is now costing the government £78bn a year, according to new research by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

People power and partnership in Cameroon

One of the distinctive things about the way All We Can works is the priority we give to building the capacity and skills of our partner organisatio

A fairer national minimum wage remains an ‘urgent need’

There remains an “urgent need” to raise the national minimum wage to the level of a “proper living wage”, UNISON said today, as it made its annual
Climate campaigners reinforce call to scrap plans to cut Air Passenger Duty

Climate campaigners reinforce call to scrap plans to cut Air Passenger Duty

29 July 2016

Results emerge from Security Council 'straw poll' for next Secretary-General

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


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The last thing that should happen in the modern workplace is women being penalised for having...


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