HE national disputes 2021

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Global dispatches

UCU has a strong tradition of taking up issues at international and European level where they affect members' professional lives, and also working with partner organisations on solidarity and international development issues identified by the membership through UCU's democratic structures.

  • 14 October 2021

    The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) - the global voice of the world's working people - has issued a statement regarding the increased attacks on…

  • 23 April 2021

    UCU continues to be appalled by the brutal repression of peaceful protestors in Myanmar, including of education workers and students. For some ideas on how UCU…

  • 15 January 2021

    UCU is concerned about recent developments at Boğaziçi University in Turkey. On 1 January 2021, a new university president - Professor Melih Bulu - was appointed…

  • 11 November 2019

    The Latin America Conference 2019  is a good opportunity to hear about the latest developments in the region and how UK trade unionists can offer solidarity. More…

  • 7 September 2018

    Iranian teacher trade unionist Mohammed Habibi was sentenced to ten and a half years in prison on 4 August 2018.