May Day 2015

[two_thirds flow=start]May Day is an event of central importance for the labour movement, and in the ACT has long been a celebration of working people. This year we will continue the tradition of awarding May Day Awards that recognise significant achievement amongst the activists and delegates of Canberra’s proud unions. With unions and the broader … Continue reading May Day 2015

Media Release: ActewAGL Sackings Highlights Need for Jobs Plan for Canberra

The announcement by ActewAGL that it will make “substantial” job cuts as a result of the Australian Energy Regulator decision highlights the need for a jobs plan for Canberra, UnionsACT’s Secretary Alex White said today. The AER’s decision to cut ActewAGL’s operating allowance by 36% is a massive hit, and it is forecast that 190 … Continue reading Media Release: ActewAGL Sackings Highlights Need for Jobs Plan for Canberra