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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.

  • 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…

  • 6 September 2019

    UCU general secretary Jo Grady has written to the prime minister seeking urgent assurances about the rights of EU citizens in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

  • 10 June 2012

    A number of motions on international issues were passed at UCU Congress held in June 2012. These included motions about Venezuela, Greece, Burma, Colombia and Canada.…