JUST TRANSITION: GOVERNMENT MUST ACT ON DECARBONISATION RECOMMENDATIONS

14th July 2022

Trade unions and environmental organisations are calling on the Scottish Government to show real commitment to fairly cutting climate pollution throughout the economy and to embrace the recommendations of the new Just Transition Commission’s first report (Thursday 14 July).

SCOTLAND’S SOCIAL CARE RIP OFF - WHY SCOTLAND CAN’T AFFORD PRIVATISED SOCIAL CARE

28th June 2022

The Scottish Government’s approach to their new National Care Service has been declared “untenable” by Scotland’s largest trade union body.

National Care Service Bill

21st June 2022

Commenting on the Scottish Government’s proposed National Care Service Bill, STUC General Secretary Roz Foyer said: "Anyone working, or in receipt, of social care knows the crisis we are in with critical staffing issues in community and residential care. The proposal to transfer over social care, and potentially tens of thousands of local authority care workers, to a new, undefined organisation does nothing to build workers confidence that Scottish Government values this workforce or the service they deliver.

STUC AND POVERTY ALLIANCE NATIONAL SUMMIT ON COST-OF-LIVING CRISIS

16th June 2022

Journalists and broadcasters are invited to attend the STUC & Poverty Alliance: Cost of Living Crisis Summit. This is Scotland’s national conference uniting Scotland’s trade union, civic and community organisations against the crisis.

STUC AND POVERTY ALLIANCE NATIONAL SUMMIT ON COST-OF-LIVING CRISIS

16th June 2022

Journalists and broadcasters are invited to attend the STUC & Poverty Alliance: Cost of Living Crisis Summit. This is Scotland’s national conference uniting Scotland’s trade union, civic and community organisations against the crisis.