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A Rocha UK Launches Eco Church

A new eco award scheme for UK churches has been developed by JRI partner A Rocha UK with Tearfund and Christian Aid, and was launched at St Paul’s

I never cease to be impressed by the great work our local reps do

As General Secretary there’s always a huge amount to do – especially when faced with a government determined to cut jobs, freeze pay

In Pictures: Arctic Frontiers, the natural wonders on the top of the world

All rights reserved. Credit: © Glenn Williams / National Institute of Standards and Technology Narwhals caught breaching in icy waters...

English college review risks jobs and closures, warns union

UNISON is warning that a review of further education colleges in England, which talks of “fewer, often large, more resilient and efficient provider

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.


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All We Can:

The World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), held in Istanbul on 23-24 May, marked the first time the...


By now many of you will have seen the images of a boat tipped over with its hull...

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