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GLI International Summer School – “an amazing week”


The GLI International Summer School successfully concluded on Friday 13 July after a week of intense debate and discussion on the politics of the international trade union movement. There were 84 participants from 26 countries, with delegations from four Global Union Federations and numerous national unions. A wonderful week … bringing together the right people […]

Follow International Summer School on Facebook and Twitter


To get involved in discussions before, during and after the summer school (which begins on Monday July 9), you can now connect to the GLI on both Facebook and Twitter. You can ‘like’ our Facebook page at: You can follow us on Twitter on @gli_uk And you can get involved in the summer school […]

International Summer School – Essential Practical Information


The International Summer School is now little more than one week away. Please find the essential practical information for all participants, along with the most recent revised programme and current participants list. If you haven’t already done so, could participants please send their arrival and departure details to as soon as possible. We look […]

Economic alternatives seminar


Economic alternatives seminar, 17th July 11.00am-2.00pm. Headland House 308-312 Grays Inn Road, King Cross, London. WC1X 8DP The GFTU Executive Committee has called for a seminar to share some thinking about different elements of the alternative economic strategies that are developing against the unnecessary austerity. The work is not to duplicate or distract from the […]