If it affects workers anywhere, it’s felt by workers everywhere.
We only win if we stick together.
Our members proudly stand with workers, communities, organisations, individuals and collectives who are fighting for justice, safety, equality, fairness and our environment.
THE UNITED WORKERS UNION PROUDLY SUPPORTS:
Union Aid Abroad - APHEDA
The global justice organisation of the Australian union movement, Union Aid Abroad - APHEDA works to build solidarity across borders.
First Nations Workers Alliance
Providing CDP workers a collective voice to campaign for fair wages and employment conditions.
The Sydney Alliance brings together diverse community organisations, unions, religious organisations and schools to advance the common good and achieve a fair, just and sustainable city.
Queensland Community Alliance
Bringing together 35 member organisations to act for the common good. A non-partisan community alliance of trade unions, community organisations, faith groups and ethnic associations.
Hunter Jobs Alliance
A bold new community and union alliance, working with governments and industry to deliver a safe, prosperous future for the Hunter - one in which workers, their families and the environment thrive.
Cooperative Power is a newly formed non-profit cooperative for Australia’s energy sector. The revenue generated from electricity helps fight poverty, tackle the climate crisis and support communities.
The Australia Institute
The Australia Institute is one of the country’s most influential public policy think tanks, conducting high impact research that combines rigorous fact-driven material with cutting-edge communication strategies.
Per Capita is an independent, progressive think tank, dedicated to fighting inequality in Australia. We work to build a new vision for Australia based on fairness, shared prosperity, community, and social justice.
Centre for Future Work
The Centre for Future Work is a new initiative, housed within the Australia Institute, to conduct and publish progressive economic research on work, employment, and labour markets.
Climate Action Network Australia (CANA)
Taking action to protect people at home & abroad from climate change. Fighting to safeguard our natural environment & build a fair, clean, healthy Australia for everyone.
Australia Palestine Advocacy Network (APAN)
Australia Palestine Advocacy Network (APAN) works for an Australian policy that supports Palestinian human rights, justice, and equality.
Philippines Australia Union Link (PAUL)
Philippines Australia Union Link was formed in Sydney in 1984 following the first Australian union delegation to the KMU Labor Center May Day.
The Real Deal is a project designed to give local communities a real say in the changes and transitions they are facing, by deploying participatory research, community organising and other relationship based research strategies.