18 novembre 2017

Ile-de-France: une charte régionale de reconnaissance et de valorisation du parcours syndical

Associations des Régions de France, toute l'actualité des régions.Un dialogue social de qualité, apaisé et constructif suppose une condition sine qua non : l’établissement de véritables relations de confiance entre la collectivité-employeur et ses partenaires sociaux.Des partenaires pleinement reconnus dans leur rôle, respectés, écoutés et valorisés pour leur engagement. C’est tout l’enjeu de la « charte de reconnaissance du parcours syndical dans le développement de la carrière et l’évolution professionnelle », qui s’inscrit dans la dynamique amorcée par la signature, en janvier 2017, de 3 premiers accords-cadres sur le handicap, l’égalité professionnelle femmes-hommes et le bien-être au travail. Plus...

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12 novembre 2017

National Union of Students in UK launches commission into poverty in post -16 education

ESU OnlineThe impacts of austerity, constant policy change in further education and the continued marketization of higher education have created a critical mass of poor decisions made by government, locking many out of education and training. More...

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Asserting the public benefit of universities (Advocate 24 03)

Over the last 30 years the assumed distinction between the private and public benefit of universities has been the basis for a withdrawal of public funding from universities. More...

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2017 National Council. Change the Rules: The Future of Work in Tertiary Education (Advocate 24 03)

The dominant theme of this year’s National Council Meeting was the need to band together and take action in defence of our rights as workers, as higher education staff, as trade unionists and as people committed to human rights, justice and equality. More...

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Supporting trans and non-binary members (Advocate 24 03)

NTEU has a vital role to play in creating a more welcoming and inclusive space in our sector and broader society for trans and non-binary people. This article is based on a workshop run at National Council on building respectful engagement with trans and non-binary people within our sector. More...

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University staff ‘getting with the strength’ (Advocate 24 03)

NTEU membership has reached its highest ever level, topping 28,000 for the first time in October. More...

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NTEU welcomes improvements in new staff collective agreement

The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) has reached an in-principle agreement with James Cook University management on a new staff enterprise agreement after more than 18 months of negotiations. More...

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Activism and the Academy (Advocate 24 03)

The current issue of Australian Universities’ Review (AUR) is the result of the hard work of guest editors and 13 authors of eight papers who between them sought to offer ‘…an active commitment to achieving change directly, in our workplaces, our communities and in the current political climate…’. More...

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Science Meets Policymakers: Exposing scientists to bureaucrats (Advocate 24 03)

At Science Meets Policymakers in August, people discussed and offered input on two main areas: managing and making sense of the forest of environmental information available, and developing a long-term science and innovation strategy for Australia. More...

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Tam U embraces the Trump era (Advocate 24 03)

Yes, it is that time of the year again. With the jacaranda blossoms falling, students looking anxious and the expanding army of casual academics wondering whether they will get contracts for next year, I headed off on my annual trip to Tamworth. It is always interesting to meet Cal d’Aria, the inspirational vice-chancellor, president and now beloved supreme leader of feisty little Tamworth University. More...

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