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STUC welcomes Scottish Government Fair Work Action Plan

27th February 2019

The Fair Work Action Plan demonstrates a commitment to using the powers the Government has at its disposal to deliver Fair Work, which is good for workers and good for business.

STUC calls on Scottish Government and employers to step up for migrant workers ahead of Brexit

14th April 2019

As the STUC’s 122nd Annual Congress begins this week, we are calling for employers and Scottish Government to step up for migrant workers with the impact of Brexit and a tightening Labour market. The first step would be for employers to recognise unions and work with us to make the workplace a genuinely welcoming and positive place for all employees.

STUC calls on Scottish Government and employers to step up for migrant workers ahead of Brexit

16th April 2019

A new report on Scotland's care crisis concludes that a perfect storm of ongoing equal pay discrimination, existing staffing shortages, an ageing population and Brexit is likely to lead to further staffing shortages and industrial unrest.

‘Wage Rage’ report reveals a generation’s coordinated fight against low pay

16th April 2019

The STUC has released a report showing that more than half of the workers surveyed receive lower wages than their co-workers despite doing the same job.

Trade unions back radical action on climate and jobs

17th April 2019

A new trade union report says that Scotland is missing out on job opportunities in the low-carbon and renewable energy economy while multinationals offshore money and jobs from Scotland’s natural resources.

Fife ‘Ready for Renewal’ campaign swings into action

22nd May 2019

Fife ‘Ready for Renewal’ campaign swings into action as STUC reveals that EDF energy is set to break promises on jobs for Fife as offshore wind contracts go abroad.

Statement of the 3rd JFC Peace Monitor Delegation

6th June 2019

Justice for Colombia Peace Monitor formed of British and Irish parliamentarians and TU leaders visited Colombia between 26th and 31st May 2019

Fighting work-caused mental illness heads up young trade union conference agenda

1st July 2019

The struggle against work-caused mental illness at the top of the agenda.

STUC statement on Boris Johnson's appointment as Prime Minister

23rd July 2019

As Boris Johnson is appointed Prime Minister, our General Secretary Grahame Smith provides the STUC's view.

STUC Statement on Programme for Government

3rd September 2019

STUC General Secretary Grahame Smith responding to the Programme for Government. "The programme for government is understandably focused on Brexit, the climate emergency and the need to tackle poverty and inequality."

STUC response to Supreme Court decision on proroguing of Parliament

24th September 2019

No one is above the law. The Prime Minister must now resign.

STUC brands the Queen’s Speech as a Tory election stunt

15th October 2019

STUC brands the Queen’s Speech as a Tory election stunt and a complete failure to meet the challenges of poverty, inequality and climate change

Time, Control, Trust: Collectivising in Precarious Work

22nd October 2019

Launch of STUC research report: Tuesday 22nd October, 1-3:30pm, STUC centre, Woodlands Road, Glasgow.

92nd Annual STUC Women’s Conference

26th October 2019

92nd Annual STUC Women’s Conference Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th October 2019 Perth Concert Hall, Perth

General Secretary speech to STUC Women's Conference

31st October 2019

General Secretary renews call for immediate General Election and highlights the gender impact of climate change

STUC response to Westminster General Election vote

31st October 2019

STUC response to Westminster General Election vote

STUC General Secretary to retire

9th November 2019

Grahame Smith will retire from his post in May 2020

STUC comment on Lord Advocate's Ruling on Sheku Bayoh

13th November 2019

STUC comment on Lord Advocate's Ruling on Sheku Bayoh

16th STUC Disabled Workers Conference

15th November 2019

16th STUC Disabled Workers Conference

STUC Energy Press Release

19th November 2019

STUC Response to BiFab Announcement

28th November 2019

STUC Response to BiFab Announcement

Canny Scottish Voters Could Stop Johnson

11th December 2019

Canny Scottish Voters Could Stop Johnson

STUC Response to General Election Result

13th December 2019

STUC responds to Queen’s Speech

19th December 2019

STUC responds to Queen’s Speech

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