Environment spotlight

Looking at UCU's work on environmental issues.

  • 17 September 2020

    Joint UCU/NEU/BFAWU/PCS statement in support of Fridays for Future 25 September Last year, our trade unions joined the call from the UK Student Climate Network…

  • 7 July 2020

    UCU, the AoC, and SOS-UK have written a joint letter to the government making the urgent case for a commitment to a major new investment in further education in…

  • 24 June 2020

    UCU, in conjunction with Students Organising for Sustainability (SOS-UK), has launched a Green New Deal for colleges and universities to coincide with the International…

  • 23 June 2020

    Our 2020 wall chart presents a snapshot of climate activism and the solidarity we will need to build across borders to achieve climate justice. THIS is the future…

  • 18 June 2020

    The work of our team has understandably been focused on the health and safety of our members recently, but climate work has continued and I'm pleased to announce…

  • 13 February 2020

    An update on various recent developments around UCU's climate emergency work. Teach the Future: 'write to your MP' UCU is proud to be supporting Teach the Future…

  • 24 January 2020

    Along with NEU and NASUWT, UCU is a supporter of the 'send my friend to school' campaign whose theme this year is #RightClimateToLearn.

  • 24 January 2020

    UCU is currently in the process of putting together a local model green new deal claim and are looking at illustrating the bargaining advice with examples of what…