Campaigns

UNISON backs Mark Drakeford for leader

UNISON Labour Link is backing Mark Drakeford for the next leader of Welsh Labour. Watch this video to find out about Mark’s vision for public services and public service workers.   Announcing UNISON’s supportive nomination, UNISON Cymru/Wales LabourLink Chair Dan Beard said,  “We were very impressed with all three candidates who each presented their vision of […]

‘Moving Forward’ on local government

UNISON paper says local government must place people and services at the forefront

Welsh NHS pay deal ballot

Your ballot pack for the WNHS Pay Deal is now on its way to you

100 years on – is workplace equality a reality?

Anniversary of women’s suffrage used to survey female members’ attitudes to barriers they face in today’s workplaces

Robin Hood Tax would deliver millions for Welsh councils

UNISON urges local authorities to join the campaign for a Robin Hood Tax, which could provide much-needed funds for vital community services.

Care doesn’t stop for Christmas – Community Superstars

Christmas Day is just a normal day for carers. Rather than sitting down to dinner with their family, these community superstars will be working to provide dignity and care to vulnerable people in their homes and residential centres. Download our campaign postcard as a pdf. To request a batch of campaign postcards contact your branch secretary. […]

School support assistants

UNISON is calling on the Welsh Government to ring-fence funding to ensure that learning support workers aren’t expected to bear the burden of the cost of registration with the Education Workforce Council next year. To see fuller details on why we think the fees should be paid and to sign our petition, please follow this […]

Fair funding for Wales

UNISON Cymru has called a mass demonstration outside the Welsh Assembly on 18 October at 12.30pm to call for fair funding for Wales to protect our vital public services. The event coincides with the publication of the Welsh Government’s draft budget proposals. Bring your work mates, friends and family for a loud and colourful lobby […]