Union Aid Abroad has over 40 training projects, working through 30 separate project partners in 15 countries, assisting many different communities in Southeast Asia, the Pacific, the Middle East, Southern Africa and the Caribbean. Support for these projects comes from many individual union members throughout Australia, the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU), unions and workplaces, as well as from the Australian government aid agency, DFAT.
In the ancient city of Hebron, the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians can be intense, but one small kindergarten is offering Palestinian children a safe place to learn and play.read more
Local Initiative for Occupational Safety and Health Network (LION) Indonesia is an education and campaigning organisation and has become a key player in APHEDA’s Asbestos. Not Here. Not Anywhere. campaign across South East Asia.read more
The garment sector has emerged as a growing industry in Myanmar. Low wages provide a strong incentive for multi-national companies to take advantage and exploit workers. Here are five things you should know about garment workers in Myanmar.read more