UK unions renew Gaza appeal

 9 January 2015, Trades Union Congress (TUC) UK TUC Aid (UK) is appealing for donations to rebuild the Beit Lahia Plant Nursery in Gaza, which was badly damaged during the 2014 Israeli offensive. The Beit Lahia Plant Nursery was created to help the people of Gaza to increase their income and improve food security. The … Continue reading UK unions renew Gaza appeal

UK unions make strong statement on Gaza at annual Congress

18 September 2014 - at the annual Congress of the British trade unions in early September, the General Council made the following statement on Gaza: Congress deplores the fact that since 7 July, over two thousand Palestinians have been killed, two thirds of them civilians and including many people going about their daily work, as … Continue reading UK unions make strong statement on Gaza at annual Congress

TUC UK urges end to conflict in Gaza

TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber has written to Foreign Secretary William Hague urging him to pursue all avenues to end the conflict in Gaza. Rt Hon William Hague 19 November 2012 Dear Foreign Secretary, Gaza Conflict I am calling on you to pursue all avenues in urging the Israeli government and Hamas to immediately end … Continue reading TUC UK urges end to conflict in Gaza