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  • Trade Unions for Energy Democracy

    Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) has published a new working paper, “Power to the People: Toward Democratic Control of Electricity Generation“, which aims to show how “another energy is possible, and absolutely necessary”. The paper, published by the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung–New York Office, examines the actual and potential content behind the term energy democracy […]

  • International Summer School 2015

    #ISS15 The GLI International Summer School 2015 will take place at Northern College, Barnsley from 6-10 July 2015. You can download the DRAFT programme for ISS15 here: ISS15 Draft Programme. Please note that all speakers/contributors are to be confirmed. All places for this year’s Summer School have now been filled. However, we will be streaming […]

  • Videos, blogs and articles from ISS 2014

    The event to debate and question what are, and what should be, the politics of the international trade union movement. Last year’s hugely successful GLI International Summer School took place from Monday 7th – Friday 11th July 2014. The School saw over 80 labour movement delegates from 28 countries descend upon Northern College in Barnsley, […]

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GLI International Summer School 2016 – dates confirmed!


We’re very pleased to announce that the fifth GLI International Summer School will take place from the 4th – 8th July 2016 at Northern College, Yorkshire, UK. Summer School participants are generally nominated by their unions or global union federations so if you’re interested in participating, please contact your union. Alternatively, get in contact with […]

GLI Network at COP21: Naomi Klein & Jeremy Corbyn discuss solutions to the Climate Crisis & the Role of Trade Unions


Now is Not the Time for Small Steps  Solutions to the Climate Crisis and the Role of Trade Unions A Conversation with Naomi Klein & UK Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) is co-hosting a public meeting with Naomi Klein and Jeremy Corbyn for trade unionists and their allies during […]

Registration open for 2016 Labor Notes Conference (US)


 ”Get in touch with the labor movement’s fighting spirit—meet us in Chicago!” Labor Notes will be holding its next conference in Chicago, US, in April 2016. The conference will bring together thousands of trade union activists, mostly from the US but including international participants, for a series of workshops and meetings covering topics such as […]