NEC REPORT 16 MARCH 2018

Screen Shot 2016-10-18 at 10.00.18Summary of report:
         General Secretary’s report
         Subscription rates
         Prioritisation of motions for Congress
         Changes to standing orders for how Congress/sector conferences were run.

General Secretary’s report
The NEC met for the first time since the momentous …

Self Sufficiency explained

USS Chief Executive Officer Bill Galvin has challenged UCU activists that the so-called valuation deficit is based upon universities going bankrupt.

USS negotiator Carlo Morelli explains the concept of Self-Sufficiency (the ability to pay pensions without any new contributions) and …

Kill off DC – and fight for more

Dear colleague

It is Monday evening after Day 10 of our strike. UCU Left HEC members are quite rightly being bombarded with texts, emails and tweets calling for #NoCapitulation.

UCU has two tasks: to kill off 100% Defined Contribution (DC) …

HEC report: USS dispute, 8 March 2018 

UCU’s Higher Education Committee (HEC) met in the midst of the most significant battle the union has ever fought.

The employers have been dragged kicking and screaming to the negotiating table only as a result of our significant strike action. …