Environment spotlight

Looking at UCU's work on environmental issues.

  • 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…

    No comments |Add a comment
  • 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…

  • 23 January 2020

    Despite a growing body of evidence showing the current and future impacts of climate change, governments are not responding fast enough: education unions can play…

    No comments |Add a comment
  • 13 December 2019

    The education committee of the union's national executive committee is calling for branches to sign up for a climate themed learning week between 10 and 14 February…

    14 comments |Add a comment
  • 22 November 2019

    For over ten years, UCU has been campaigning for a greener and more sustainable environment, workplace and curriculum. We have been inspired by the global youth…

    4 comments |Add a comment