Meeting on the 12th of December to vote on two Dubai Campus-related motions (5pm in 417 Muirhead Tower)
At the next UNISON committee meeting, we will be voting on two motions regarding the Dubai Campus: a branch motion, and an emergency UNISON Higher Education Conference motion (the Conference will take place in early January). Please see the branch motion here and the emergency motion here, and join us to discuss and vote on them. Amendments to the motions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by the end of Tuesday 11th December.
All members are invited to attend.
Open Letter on Academic Freedoms, LGBTQ rights and workers’ rights in UAE – read the letter here.
Academic staff around the country have signed an open letter pledging to follow Birmingham UCU’s lead in refusing or resigning from voluntary roles associated with UoB Dubai. We will be putting together a UNISON petition soon.