International

UNISON Scotland International CommitteeUNISON Scotland’s International Committee builds on the trade union movement’s long history of solidarity with other workers around the world. These pages bring news and updates on the Committee’s work. You can also find news and links on our Facebook page.

International News

  • International: US ups the stakes against Nicaragua

    11 January 2018 News from the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Action Group on the NICA act. They will be lobbying MPs and political parties over the coming weeks, and hope that members ...
  • UNISON support for B’Tselem human rights group

    9 December 2017 UNISON has links with and has resourced projects promoted by B’Tselem. B’Tselem is the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories works to ...
  • Trump’s irresponsible Jerusalem decision risks peace process

    8 December 2017 UNISON Scotland’s International Committee has condemned the Trump administration’s decision to officially recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in contravention of United Nations resolutions. UNISON ...
  • UNISON Scotland Statement on Catalonia

    4 December 2017 We respect the right of self determination of all peoples. We respect the right of the Catalan people to self-determination, and to decide for themselves their ...
  • Case studies of workers in the shoe industry

    16 November 2017 The Labour Behind the Label campaign, supported by UNISON Scotland, aims to raise awareness of the dangerous working conditions and exploitation of garment workers producing ...
  • ALEIDA GUEVARA UK TOUR

    16 November 2017 Sam Macartney reports on Aleida Guevara’s visit to Scotland:  On Saturday 11 November 2017 I had the great pleasure and honour to speak on behalf ...
  • Havana Glasgow Film Festival – and our friend Chris Bartter

    31 October 2017 UNISON is proud to promote the Havana Glasgow Film Festival running from 9 – 12 November 2017. Our involvement in the Festival was through our friend, ...

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