Tag: UNI Global Union

Global labour’s challenge to climate change

I originally published this on The Guardian¬†and am republishing it here. At the end November 2013, Philip Jennings, the general secretary for the global union federation UNI Global Union spoke at a climate conference in Toronto. His message was simple: “there is nothing more important facing humanity than the dangers of a warming planet. We […]

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If you haven’t yet heard of UNI Global Union’s social media survey for unions, there is a short amount of time to complete the survey on behalf of your union. You can complete the survey here:¬†http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/social-media-and-unions The response so far has been quite international, with only two unions from Australia taking part, which is why […]

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These are my notes for the Skype presentation that I gave this evening to the UNI Global Union Communicator Conference. I was asked to talk about “top social media tips for unions”. Top Social Media Tips for Unions Basis of my views are the Creative Unions manifesto. For too long, unions have been slow in […]

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