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Forthcoming STUC events

  1. Monday 26th April at 6pm:

    Scottish Trade Union Congress Scottish Parliament Election Hustings

    Come along to hear from workers across Scotland as they share their stories and ask politicians what they will do to address the challenges facing workers today.

    This is your chance to ask questions on the issues that matter to you.

    We are delighted to welcome our panel:

    Alistair Carmichael, Scottish Liberal Democrats

    Patrick Harvie MSP, Co-convenor Scottish Green Party Scottish Green Party

    Stephen Kerr, Scottish Conservative candidate for Central Scotland

    Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

    Anas Sarwar MSP, Leader of the Scottish Labour Party

    Nicola Sturgeon MSP, Leader of the Scottish National Party

    Scottish Labour Party

    With Bill Scott as Chair, Poverty and Inequality Commission.

  2. Wednesday 28 April at 6pm:

    STUC International Workers Memorial Day Commemoration

    The theme of this year’s IWDM is: Health and Safety is a human right - let’s make it a reality.

    Every year more people are killed at work than in wars. Most don't die of mystery ailments, or in tragic "accidents". They die because an employer decided their safety just wasn't that important a priority. International Workers’ Memorial Day (IWMD) 28 April commemorates those workers.

    This year’s event is made even more poignant due to the work-related loss of life due to the COVID Pandemic.

    Chair: Rozanne Foyer: STUC General Secretary

    Pauline Rourke: CWU

    Gary Smith: GMB

    Phyliss Craig: Action for Asbestos Scotland

    Professor Andy Waterson

  3. 18 May to 22 June 2021:

    Organising for Power: Workers Rising Everywhere training with Jane McAlevey

    Workers Rising Everywhere is the fourth training in the O4P series led by labor organizer and educator Jane McAlevey, and hosted by the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation. This training series focuses on building large (super!) majorities in settings such as workplaces, unions, and housing complexes in order to win the toughest campaigns and organizing battles.

    This training features new trainers and inspiring campaign stories from around the world. Using mixed methodologies and small-group sessions, participants will focus on developing core organizing skills including: leader identification, 1-on-1 conversations, charting, and structure tests. 

    Registration is free and open to all groups of 10 or more.

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