Aberdeenshire UNISON members work in a wide range of environmental roles such as cleansing, roads and transportation, waste collection and recycling, planning and environment, housing and building standards, property, environmental health, countryside rangers; landscape and open spaces.
Steve Gray is our Branch Green Network Champion and is working to ensure that the branch keeps Green issues to the forefront of our work and that we all act to stop climate change.
Steve said: “As we saw in the increasing incidents of storms and heat wave we all face a common challenge the Climate Emergency which impacts directly and indirectly on our work and home lives.”
Sign up for UNISON Scotland’s Green Network updates
If you would be interested in receiving occasional email news about climate change issues and events that are relevant to UNISON members, sign up for UNISON Scotland’s Green Network updates. Just send your email address to Fiona Montgomery firstname.lastname@example.org asking to be added to the mailing list.
Information about meetings of the Green Network is also posted on our Facebook page, along with news updates. www.facebook.com/greennetworkunisonscotland/
For more information on the Climate Emergency how it will impact upon your work and home life and what campaigns you can join UNISON Aberdeenshire has assembled a number of helpful weblinks.
Green UNISON news
UNISON Scotland response to the consultation on the role of Public Sector Bodies in tackling climate change
Trade Unions, the Climate Emergency and a Just Transition.
Climate Emergency Campaigns Supported by UNISON and other Trade Unions.
Climate Emergency Background and Updates