From the TUC

Fijian trade union leader arrested as he steps off plane

30 Oct 2011, By

Daniel Urai, the President of the Fiji TUC, was arrested as he stepped from the plane that returned him to Fiji from the Commonwealth People’s Forum in Perth WA on Saturday. He had been in Perth to brief world leaders – such as Australian PM Julia Gillard who he met on Wednesday – and civil…

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A chance to make a difference working for the TUC

29 Oct 2011, By

We’re looking for talented organisers and campaigners to fill six Local Organiser posts likely to be based in the TUC’s Southern & Eastern, North West and Midlands regions. We want to hear from people who can make the most of a challenging and exciting opportunity to work with unions, union activists and members of the…

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What is the Diploma in Organising?

24 Oct 2011, By Guest

If I was to ask you to do a Spectrum of Allies analysis would you know where to start? For the Organising Academy, the last few weeks have been all about ends and beginnings.  As our new programme for 2011-12 begins, students from last year have begun to submit portfolios of learning and graduate to…

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