Welfare

Universal Credit & Welfare Briefing

Scott Donohoe, Chair of UNISON’s Scottish Housing Issues & Welfare Group, brought branch welfare officers up to date at their

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Health Responses Women

‘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

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Responses

Child Poverty Bill

UNISON believes that tackling child poverty is an important and achievable aim. The Scottish government’s plan to restore the commitments

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Futures Public Works

Futures number 17 autumn/winter 2016

 Latest edition of Futures covering the Scottish government’s plans for the upcoming year, the possibilities of a new Scottish approach to

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Responses

Child Poverty Bill

There are currently 220,000 children living in poverty, and two-thirds of them are living in a household where someone works.[1]

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Conference

Union organisation will defeat the Trade Union Act

#uNDC16 Scottish NEC member, Jane Carolan paid tribute to the magnificent efforts by this Trade Union to lobby on the

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Conference

Co-ordinated action key to pay justice

#uNDC16 UNISON will co-ordinate the fight for pay justice, decent living standards and the “real” living wage across the whole

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Conference

Moving testimony as UNISON pledges fight against poverty

#uNDC16 The first motion at National Delegate Conference prompted moving testimony from delegates highlighting the growing issue of poverty among

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News Press release

Community led public services can transform inequalities, says report

Date: Thursday 22 October 2015 UNISON Labour Link Media Release – Launch of Commission on Health Inequalities report will take place at 22

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News Press release

Make work fair for parents and give children decent childhoods, say UNISON and Child Poverty Action Group

Friday 1 May 2015 CPAG, Scotland’s most high profile child poverty charity, and UNISON, Scotland’s biggest trade union have joined

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