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 July 2018, Union Aid Abroad – APHEDA’s Executive Officer, Kate Lee, addressed unionists from all over Australia at ACTU Congress 2018.read more
In June 2018, Union Aid Abroad – APHEDA activists from our ACT Region Activist Group gathered for a fabulously fun night of trivia for Global Solidarity.read more
The movement to ban asbestos in our region and around the world has had some wins this month. We’ve been in the news in Vietnam and made progress in Laos.read more