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Climate Friendly BoA AGM 2015

UK Government responds to peacekeepers day petition

The UK Government has responded to UNA-UK's peacekeepers day petition asking for official recognition of UN peacekeepers.

Gita’s story

My name is Jurgita Paul, I am best known to all as Gita. I was born in Lithuania and came to the UK in 2005 as a 20-year-old looking for work.

Getting Hyndburn online

When Hyndburn learning rep Louise Evans was asked how many learners she wanted to engage through the branch’s Digital Inclusion project last year,

As climate change bites, Kenya water fund offers hope to farmers

ANALYSIS: Natural infrastructure is boosting Nairobi's resilience to water extremes, but this approach can struggle to attract investment

Good practice could get emissions close to 2C levels – study

NEWS: If all countries follow the example of the best in each sector, it brings warming target within reach, say European researchers

Coal is old news. Renewables will tackle energy poverty, says Oxfam

Peabody takes pounding, UN delivers new climate plan

WEEKLY WRAP: Coal and oil producers take a hit, shorter Paris text published, India's climate plan comes under scrutiny

‘Tsunami of litigation’ against Obama climate plan will fail, say NGOs

NEWS: Curbs on power plant emissions on solid legal foundation, say legal experts at environmental groups

UN Security Council hears climate fears of small island states

NEWS: Unusual debate at UN HQ in New York highlights security concerns of world's most climate vulnerable countries


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Following the vote to leave the EU, UNA-UK will work with its members and supporters to engage...


UNISON’s new president is Eric Roberts, it was announced today.

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