Elections

Unite Executive Council – 2017-2020

Industrial sector constituencies Automotive Industries                 John Cooper, Stan Ruddock & Ken Smith Aerospace & Shipbuilding          Phil Entwistle & Tam Mitchell Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Process and Textiles                      Cliff Bowen Civil Air Transport       […]

News

CANADA: THE LABOUR MOVEMENT SPLITS

This is a LabourStart Special Report – by Derek Blackadder. The big Canadian story so far this year is the decision by Unifor, the country’s largest private sector union, to leave the Canadian Labour Congress […]

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VSC EMERGENCY UPDATE, FEBRUARY 2018

Tillerson Invokes Possibility of Pinochet-Style Coup in Venezuela Alarm bells have been ringing in Latin America after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raised the prospect of a military coup against Venezuela’s elected President, and […]

News

Energy Democracy

​TUED made significant gains in 2017, both in terms of the network’s growth, and in making concrete advances in the struggle for energy democracy in several important local, national and regional contexts. The TUED network […]

Policy Conferences

BREXIT negotiations

UNITE has recognised the narrow UK Referendum 2016 result in favour of BREXT (51.9% for 48.1% against). Although UNITE campaigned for a REMAIN vote, it recognises that many UNITE members voted for BREXIT UNITE is […]

Policy Conferences

Catalonia

UNITE is wary of supporting fragmentation of nation states by nationalist independent movements except as a last resort. In the case of Catalonia, UNITE will: • condemn the repressive actions taken by the Spanish government […]