‘Disrupted Development’: the developing world, inequality & the digital future

UNI GS Philip Jennings on BBC Radio 4 warns, “The world is not prepared for the scope of changes we are seeing” In a prime time BBC Radio 4 documentary, ‘Disrupted Development’, UNI Global Union General Secretary Philip Jennings called for caution and realism when evaluating both the challenges and opportunities of the Future World…

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UNI GS joins ILO Global Commission on the Future World of Work

UNI Global Union General Secretary Philip Jennings named member of influential ILO Commission on Future World of Work In the presence of the Prime Minister of Sweden and the President of Mauritius, the ILO has launched a high-level international body to address the challenges of the rapidly transforming world of work. UNI Global Union General…

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UNI sends message of sympathy to Finland after terrorist attack

UNI Global Union sends a message of sympathy to the victims and their families of the Turku attack in Finland. UNI Global Union President, Ann Selin, who is the President of PAM in Finland said, “We here in Finland know that the whole UNI Global Union family is united in solidarity with the victims of the…

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U.S. labour movement and business community unite against Trump’s shameful stance on terror in Charlottesville

After President Donald Trump’s disturbing and revealing response to a murderous mob of white supremacists in Charlottesville, the American labour movement has come together as a voice against racism and “alt-right” extremism. RWDSU President and UNI Commerce Global President Stuart Appelbaum issued a statement saying, “The white nationalism on display this weekend has no place in our…

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