Model Resolutions

Public ownership

We warmly welcome the commitments in the 2017 Labour Manifesto to bring into public ownership the railways and water. The experience of privatisation has clearly demonstrated that our essential public services have been badly run […]

Model Resolutions

Tax avoidance/havens

Conference roundly condemns the greed and baseless self-interest of wealthy individuals and business corporations who seek out every possible means, both legal and illegal, to avoid or evade the payment of taxes, as exposed time […]

Model Resolutions

Council housing

As the current housing crisis goes from bad to worse, UNITE restates its strong commitment to the campaign to build a new generation of not-for-profit council houses as the only way to secure a quality […]

Model Resolutions

Grenfell tower

UNITE is appalled at the national tragedy that is Grenfell Tower. Its burnt out hulk serves as a monument of shame to the appalling inequality in our society, the wilful neglect of social housing and […]

Model Resolutions

Clean energy

Conference welcomes the TUC Congress 2017 motion on Climate Change. We must continue to press for the development of sustainable ‘clean’ energy across the UK. To this end, we must bring energy suppliers and producers […]

Model Resolutions

Anti-Semitism.

Conference confirms our total opposition to anti-Semitism in whatever form it takes. Hatred of Jews, abuse and discrimination against Jews and views expressed verbally or in writing e.g. on social media denigrating Jews must always […]

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Defence Diversification

Conference fully supports the motion on Diversification that came from the 2017 Trades Council Conference and was later adopted at the 2017 TUC Congress and which recognised the importance of the ‘Lucas Plan’ developed 40 […]

Model Resolutions

Organising Young Workers

Conference notes the explosion of low paid, and casual jobs, which disproportionately employ young people. ­Young workers are the future of our movement Nor can we ignore the growing number of workplaces in retail, distribution, […]