INTERNATIONAL

ACTION FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA (ACTSA)
ACTSA, the successor to the Anti-Apartheid Movement, campaigns in support of peace, democracy and development in Southern Africa. 28 Penton Street, London N1 9SA Tel: 020 7833 3133 Fax: 020 7837 3001.
http://www.actsa.org/



AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOUR-CONGRESS OF INDUSTRIAL ORGANISATIONS (AFL-CIO)
ACTSA, the successor to the Anti-Apartheid Movement, campaigns in support of peace, democracy and development in Southern Africa. 28 Penton Street, London N1 9SA Tel: 020 7833 3133 Fax: 020 7837 3001.
http://www.aflcio.org/



AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL, UK SECTION
99-119 Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4RE Tel: 020 7814 6200 Fax: 020 7833 1510 e-mail: info@amnesty.org.uk
http://www.amnesty.org.uk/



ANTI-SLAVERY INTERNATIONAL
Anti-Slavery International, founded in 1839, is the world's oldest international human rights organisation and the only charity in the United Kingdom to work exclusively against slavery and related abuses. We work at local, national and international levels to eliminate the system of slavery around the world by: Urging governments of countries with slavery to develop and implement measures to end it; Lobbying governments and intergovernmental agencies to make slavery a priority issue; Supporting research to assess the scale of slavery in order to identify measures to end it; Working with local organisations to raise public awareness of slavery; Educating the public about the realities of slavery and campaigning for its end.
http://www.antislavery.org/



BBC WEBWISE
Tips and advice to help you get more out of the internet.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/



CAREERS SERVICES NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
Information on how to contact your nearest careers service office.
http://www.careers-uk.com/



COMMONWEALTH TRADE UNION COUNCIL
The Commonwealth Trade Union Council links trade union national centres, representing over 30 million trade union members, throughout the Commonwealth. Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS Tel: 020 7630 0728 Fax: 020 7436 0301 e-mail: info@commonwealthtuc.org
http://www.commonwealthtuc.org/



CUBAN SOLIDARITY CAMPAIGN
OUR AIMS: We are the British campaign for the defence of Cuba and its peoples' right to self-determination and national sovereignty.
http://www.cuba-solidarity.org.uk/



ETUCO DOCUMENTS ON EUROPEAN WORKS COUNCILS
The ETUC currently comprises 78 member organisations from a total of 34 countries in Western, Central and Eastern Europe, as well as 11 European industry federations, making a total of 60 million members. The ETUC is a united, yet pluralist organisation which determines its policies independently through the deliberations of its Congress and its Executive Committee.
http://www.etuc.org/



EUROPEAN COMMISSION (UK REPRESENTATION)
8 Storey's Gate, London SW1P 3AT Tel: 020 7973 1992 Fax: 020 7973 1900.
http://www.cec.org.uk/



EUROPEAN COMMISSION, FORUM ON EUROPEAN WORKS COUNCILS
Free registration is needed to access the site.
http://forum.europa.eu.int/public/irc/empl/home/main



EUROPEAN FOUNDATION FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF LIVING AND WORKING CONDITIONS
In brief, the Foundation's role is to provide findings, knowledge and advice from comparative research managed in a European perspective, which respond to the needs of the key parties at EU level.
http://www.eurofound.ie/



EUROPEAN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS OBSERVATORY (EIRO)
The European Industrial Relations Observatory (EIRO) is a monitoring instrument offering news and analysis on European industrial relations. Its aim is to collect, analyse and disseminate high-quality and up-to-date information on key developments in industrial relations in Europe. It aims primarily to serve the needs of national and European level organisations of the social partners, governmental organisations and EU institutions.
http://www.eiro.eurofound.ie/1998/07/study/tn9807201s.html



EUROPEAN MOVEMENT
The European Movement argues that the European Union should be reformed to become more democratic and effective, and campaigns to ensure that Britain can play a full role in its development. Its members come from across the political spectrum. 2nd Floor, 200 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9TJ Tel: 020 7881 8989 Fax: 020 7881 8988.
http://www.euromove.org.uk/



EUROPEAN WORKS COUNCIL IN ACTION - A TUC CASE STUDY
TUC Link
http://www.bized.ac.uk/compfact/tuc/tucindex.htm



ICFTU GLOBAL CAMPAIGN TO STOP CHILD LABOUR
As part of this campaign, the ICFTU are collecting signatures for a petition which will be presented in September to representatives of Governments, employers' organisations and the IMF and World Bank.
http://www.icftu.org/petition.asp?name=childlabour



INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE UNION RIGHTS
Campaigning worldwide for trade union rights. Membership open to organisations and individuals. UCATT House, 177 Abbeville Road, London SW4 9RL Tel: 020 7498 4700 Fax: 020 7498 0611 e-mail:
http://www.ictur.labournet.org/



INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANISATION
UN specialised agency which seeks the promotion of social justice and internationally recognised human and labour rights.
http://www.ilo.org/



JUSTICE FOR COLOMBIA
Justice for Colombia is a coalition of British trade unions and other organisations that support the Colombian people and trade union movement in their campaign for basic trade union and other human rights and their struggle for peace with social justice. The organisation was started in response to the appalling situation faced by trade unionists in Colombia ? the most dangerous place in the world to be a member of a trade union.
http://www.justiceforcolombia.org/about.html



LABOURSTART
International trade union news and discussion forums.
http://www.labourstart.org/



LIBERTY
Liberty is a leading human rights organisation. Their Legal Advice Line is 020 7378 8659 which provides free, confidential advice to individuals. 21 Tabard Street, London SE1 4LA Tel: 020 7403 3888 Fax: 020 7407 5354 e-mail: info@liberty-human-rights.org.uk
http://www.liberty-human-rights.org.uk/



MARCHMONT OBSERVATORY
Guidelines on good practice in e-learning and work-based training.
http://www.marchmont.ac.uk/



NICARAGUA SOLIDARITY CAMPAIGN
The NSC is a political and human rights organisation which works in partnership with progressive organisations in Nicaragua and the UK that promote the values of the Sandinista Revolution: social and economic justice and popular participation. The NSC carries out campaigning and lobbying work in the UK and the development of political and economic solidarity at all levels between the UK and Nicaragua. 129 Seven Sisters Road, London N7 7QG Tel: 020 7272 9619 Fax: 020 7272 5476 e-mail: nsc@nicaraguasc.org.uk
http://www.nicaraguasc.org.uk/



SUPPORT CARIBBEAN BANANAS
If the European union goes ahead and removes banana quotas for the Caribbean it will be condeming the industry to death. Almost all Caribbean banana exports come to the UK, and the economies of the islands will be unable to replace the loss of this trade. Caribbean farmers and farmworkers need your support now.
http://www.supportcaribbeanbananas.org.uk/



TRADE UNION EUROPEAN INFORMATION PROJECT
Provides full text of the fourteen issues of the European Review.
http://www.supportcaribbeanbananas.org.uk/



UNI (UNION NETWORK INTERNATIONAL)
UNI is the skills and services international launched on January 1, 2000. UNI has nearly 1,000 affiliated unions in 140 countries around the world, representing more than 15 million members. UNI is a global union and our job is to help affiliated unions and their members to put people first in this increasingly globalised economy. UNI encourages solidarity across borders, raises issues of common concern with employers, governments and international bodies and promotes trade union rights worldwide
http://www.supportcaribbeanbananas.org.uk/



UNI COMMERCE SECTOR (UNION NETWORK INTERNATIONAL)
UNI Commerce is the biggest Sector of UNI (Union Network International) with close to five million members worldwide. Mergers and takeovers in retail and wholesale trade have created new giant corporations and changed the whole industry. UNI?s role is to make the voice of working people in commerce heard on global and regional levels. In dialogue and negotiations with multinationals and international employers? associations, UNI Commerce promotes stable employment and good jobs.
http://www.union-network.org/unisite/sectors/commerce/commerce.html

Euro funding UK CCS
A UK carbon storage project has received a funding boost of €300m from the European Commission 8 July 2014 - The Government have announced that the White Rose project, at Drax, along with another CCS project based in Peterhead, are benefiting from around £100 million from the UK Governme

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Combine For Cleaner Coal
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Marching in The Rain
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STATE OF COALFIELDS
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