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Cross border expert groups warn of fears and confusion for cross-border workers caused by Home Office Immigration Bill

Feb 24 2020, 15:44    NICICTU

Cross border expert groups warn of fears and confusion for cross-border workers caused by Home Office Immigration Bill The Irish Congress of Trade Unions Northern Ireland (NIC ICTU), the Community Intercultural Programme (CIP) and the Migrant Rights …


  • Annual ICTUNI May Day Parade – Saturday 2nd May 2020.    NICICTU The May Day Bank Holiday for UK & NI has been changed to Friday 8th May this year to coincide with the VE Day anniversary celebrations. The ICTUNI and affiliates however have decided that the annual May Day parade should proceed as normal on the …
  • ICTU Union Learning Conference 2020 - Skills for a Sustainable Economy    NICICTU UL Conference will take place on Tuesday 10th March in Mossley Mill, Newtownabbey, 09.30 -13.30. Registration is on Eventbrite, https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ictu-union-learning-conference-tickets-91596588863 Trade Union Learner of the Year 2020 …
  • McCloud - Joint Statement - January 2020    NICICTU This statement provides an update on the McCloud litigation on transitional protections in public service pension schemes and the implications for the devolved schemes in Northern Ireland. The statement has been agreed with Management Side and Trade …
  • ICTU Executive welcomes opportunities for workers after return of devolution to Stormont    NICICTU ICTU NEWS RELEASE 15 January 2020 Welcoming the return of devolution at Stormont and power sharing involving all five major NI parties, ICTU General Secretary Patricia King spoke on behalf of the trade union movement in both Northern Ireland and …
  • Initial reaction from NIC-ICTU on governments’ proposals.    NICICTU Speaking after a meeting in Stormont between trade unions, business, farmers and the community sector with the five political parties on Thursday evening, ICTU Assistant General Secretary Owen Reidy recognised the positive tone and realistic …
  • NI Trade Unions reinforce support for Forum for Social Dialogue for NI    NICICTU The Northern Ireland Committee of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions welcome the commencement of a new round of talks today to seek to restore devolved government in Northern Ireland. Speaking ahead of the talks convened by the Secretary of State …
  • Unions seek urgent renewed talks with NI Secretary of State Julian Smith.    NICICTU The leadership of the trade union movement has today (Monday 9 December) written to the Secretary of State, the Rt Hon Julian Smith MP, seeking direct meetings on two urgent matters. Writing to Mr Smith on behalf of the Northern Ireland Committee of …
  • NIC-ICTU survey reveals shockingly high levels of under-reporting of sexual harassment at work    NICICTU 75% of workers experiencing sexual harassment at work do not report the incident to their employer according to a new survey from the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. Ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on …