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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.

  • 27 January 2021

    UCU is supporting the campaign for the release of political prisoners in Egypt who have been jailed for their activities in support of workers' rights. Egypt Solidarity…

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  • 24 January 2020

    Amnesty will be holding a vigil to renew the demand that Egypt must investigate Giulio Regeni's torture and murder in Cairo in February 2016.

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  • 10 January 2020

    UCU has written to the UK government calling on them to speak out against attacks on students who have been protesting against the new citizenship law in India.

  • 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…

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  • 20 September 2019

    Next steps for the trade union movement A Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) trade union conference takes place in London on Saturday 12 October. This conference…