From the TUC

Carl Roper's Articles - Page 27

Unions celebrate May Day in virtual world

28 Apr 2008, By

May Day (Thursday 1 May) sees the launch of Union Island, an innovative new trade union project to build a home for unions and activists in the virtual world Second Life™. Union Island will host the first ever virtual May Day, a day of training, networking and celebration to bring activists from the global union…

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Activist Academy

14 Apr 2008, By

One of the projects that I will be working on over the next 12 months will be setting up the TUC Activist Academy. The Activist Academy is being set up to increase the number of lay union reps accessing organising training, support the efforts of unions to engage lay activists in organising and recruitment activity…

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Welcome to TUC O&R Team Blog

11 Apr 2008, By

Via this blog, you can find out more about the day to day work of the TUC’s Organising & Recruitment Team. The team is headed up by Paul Nowak the TUC’s National Organiser and includes Liz Blackshaw, Director of the TUC Organising Academy, Tom Mellish, Organising Policy Officer and Carl Roper, National Training and Consultancy…

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