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Dispute meeting 22 October

– a chance to ask national negotiators Want to know the latest on our two disputes (Four Fights and USS)? Want to ask the UCU negotiators something? Not sure what we want to achieve by taking action? Come along to our members meeting on Friday 22 October, 1-2 pm (Zoom link …
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UCU, COP26 and the university Climate Plan

At a UK level, UCU is part of the Trade Union Coordinating Group, campaigning for action on the climate crisis and for climate justice, which work is particularly urgent in the lead up to COP26, and together with the National Union of Students, we are campaigning for universities to decarbonise …
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Islamophobic hate incidents

Branch president Chloe Wallace responds to Islamophobic hate incidents on campus UCU opposes all forms of racism. Some staff have recently been targeted with Islamophobic literature sent  to their Leeds University addresses.  Leeds University UCU condemns the Islamophobic incidents and we stand in solidarity with our members and all others affected.  This …
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This page was last updated on 25 March 2021