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UNISON comms awards are now open

UNISON Scotland's communications awards are now open to all UNISON branches and self-organised groups in Scotland. The application form is ... Read More
/ Communications, News
Scotland in UNISON No 129 December 2017

Scotland in UNISON No 129 December 2017

Council workers say Pay Up Now! Glasgow: ‘Equal pay or we walk away’ Happy festive season to all our members ... Read More
/ News, Scotland in UNISON
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Briefing – Draft Scottish Budget

Our latest briefing on the draft Scottish budget for the next financial year ... Read More
/ Briefings
Pay Up Now! campaign goes to parliament

Pay Up Now! campaign goes to parliament

There will be a photo opportunity for the media at the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday 20 December at 12pm. UNISON ... Read More
/ Health, News
Mac Senior October 2017

Mac Senior Retired Members October 2017

- UNISON 2017 National Retired Members Conference - Scotland at Conference - UNISON Brexit Update - Well done Margaret McKee! ... Read More
/ Equalities, Retired Members
UNISON comment on Scottish Budget

UNISON comment on Scottish Budget

UNISON comment on Scottish Budget Dave Watson, UNISON Scottish organiser said: “Any relief from Tory austerity is welcome, but the ... Read More
/ News, Press release
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‘End period poverty’ member’s Bill consultation response

UNISON Scotland has a large number of women members on low incomes. We are fully supportive of this important proposed ... Read More
/ Health, Responses, Women
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Early Learning and Childcare research report

UNISON Scotland commissioned an independent assessment of the contribution made by Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) staff to childcare and ... Read More
/ Reports
Investment in early years workers is vital in reducing the attainment gap of Scotland’s children

Investment in early years workers is vital in reducing the attainment gap of Scotland’s children

This is the message UNISON will take to the Scottish Parliament today (Tuesday) as it presents its new research report ... Read More
/ News, Press release
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Trump’s irresponsible Jerusalem decision risks peace process

UNISON Scotland's International Committee has condemned the Trump administration’s decision to officially recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in ... Read More
/ International
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Scotland’s road network is deteriorating because of cuts, says UNISON report

Road budgets have been cut by 21% since 2012 and is having a serious detrimental effect on Scotland’s road network ... Read More
/ Uncategorized
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Council Connections – Dec 2017

The December 2017 edition of our e-bulletin covering the budget, pay and much more ... Read More
/ Council Connections
Human Rights

UNISON backs Scotland Declaration on Human Rights

UNISON Scotland has added its name as a supporter of a Scotland Declaration on Human Rights (see below) as developed ... Read More
/ News
STUC budget day rally - December 14

STUC budget day rally – December 14

The STUC is holding a budget day rally as part of its co-ordinated campaign for public service investment and public ... Read More
/ News