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The voluntary sector has become just another front in Cameron’s clampdown on free speech

At times it seems like this government are doing everything they can to shut down criticism of them.

The Trade Union Bill criticism keeps on coming

The Trade Union Bill – which this government are so determined to ram through at the moment – is a piece of legislation with a lot of

UNISON comments on figures on ‘never events’ in the NHS

Commenting on the latest figures showing the scale of never events in the NHS, UNISON head of health Christina McAnea said: “Never events really sh

1 for 7 Billion calls for the Secretary-General to stand for a single term

A new paper by UNA-UK's 1 for 7 Billion campaign sets out the arguments for the UN leader to stand for a single, non-renewable term of office.

London to miss out on solar revolution unless new mayor acts

The issues facing us have never been bigger

“The issues we’re dealing with in our union have never been bigger,” UNISON’s national executive council heard this morning.

UK arms exports under scrutiny at the national and EU level

UNA-UK has made recommendations to the UK Government, designed to improve parliamentary scrutiny of UK arms exports.

UNDP announces 14 vacancies for JPOs sponsored by UK

UK nationals are encouraged to apply for Junior Professional Officer posts with the UN Development Programme, World Health Organization and UN Popu

Hospitals need 15,000 more nurses as government cuts student bursaries, says UNISON

Responding to a report today (Tuesday) from NHS Improvement on the rising demand for nurses in the NHS, UNISON General Secretary Dave Prent

Well-run charities don’t treat their staff with contempt

A charity’s primary aim should be to carry out its charitable objectives.


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Columban JPIC:

The Columban JPIC team, mission office and lay missionaries were represented at the gathering of...


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All We Can:

More than 7 million people are at serious risk of starvation in Yemen, and millions more are...

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