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.
Samoa First Union (SFU) has been educating workers and the commmunity in their campaign to lift the minimum wage in Samoa.read more
In September 2018 former refugee, Pricilia Fonseca, returned to Australia as part of the Balibo Five – Roger East Fellowship to take on an internship at Channel 7.read more
For decades, the Karen Women’s Organisation (KWO) have been leading the struggle for peace, democracy and equality in Karen State, Myanmar.read more