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GreenWorkplaces News - October 2015 Announcement: This is the last in the current series of TUC GreenWorkplaces newsletters. From now on, the TUC is encouraging green reps to join the UNIONREPS community where you will be able to share best practice and ideas with other union representatives. We’re hoping that...
06 October 2015
The government’s Trade Union Bill wants to empower “A Minister of the Crown” to cap the time and resources available to union reps in the public and private sectors sector to represent their members effectively. Yet growing awareness of the impacts of climate change on our daily lives has spurred...
04 August 2015
A Christmas briefing, The treat of TTIP, UCU reps and networks, Dorchester green skills, TUC conference report back, Green reps south west courses, UCU and NUS: responsible futures, Lessons from Lima, No budget for a green economy, News in brief, New Publications, Events
17 December 2014
Green Workplaces Newsletter October 2014
06 November 2014
GreenWorkplaces News The Union Effect | UCU handbook | Green issues at Tolpuddle | Fruity Friday at AMEC |​ UCU builds networks | UNISON: Save our Buses | Unionlearn: Communities Living Sustainably | ShareAction: free training | People’s climate march |​ Congress motions | Energy efficiency | Fracking puts climate...
01 September 2014
The Labour shadow energy Minister Tom Greatrex MP was the keynote speaker, focusing on the rights and responsibilities of trade union reps in building sustainable workplaces. We launched new findings from the Labour Research Department’s study of the “union effect” on greening the workplace . It was our 10th annual...
21 July 2014
GREENING THE WORKPLACE – BUILDING THE UNION EFFECT, 11 JULY 2014 Speech by Kay Carberry, TUC Assistant General Secretary Key points from the new Labour Research Department report for the TUC on the union effect in greening our workplaces. New rights for environmental reps.
15 July 2014
GreenWorkplaces News l Green reps conference – 11 July l Stockport UNISON secures green agreement l Scottish library reps get the bug l PCS push green agenda l Biodiversity – going green in Prospect l Natural England members l Union advantage l Unions4Climateaction l UNISON’s energy review l Shale: the...
27 June 2014
Report and key findings from the TUC's survey of trade union led greenworkplace projects in 2012, undertaken for the TUC by the Labour Research Department. The report includes best practice case studies in energy savings, resource efficiency, recycling, waste management and green travel plans.
20 June 2014
Green Workplaces News May 2014
29 May 2014