APHEDA will work with the Fiji Congress of Trade Unions to help people in affected communities to rebuild their homes, working with the local sugar and teachers’ unions. Fiji unions have established a fund to support people rebuild homes destroyed by the cyclone. Read more
Vietnam will legislate freedom of association and collective bargaining laws as a result of a new pact between the Vietnamese government and the US government. As part of the TPP negotiations, Vietnam agreed to legislate for the right for new ... Read more
APHEDA Executive Officer Kate Lee reflects on the incredible #LetThemStay mobilisation in support of the doctors and hospital staff in Brisbane who refused to discharge Baby Asha back to detention - and outlines five reasons why supporting refugees is union business. Read more
The ACTU and Union Aid Abroad-APHEDA welcome today’s announcement by Tanya Plibersek that a Labor government will settle the dispute over the Timor Sea. Read more
We welcomed Michelle to the Union Aid Abroad-APHEDA Board at our last Annual General Meeting. Michelle is a Senior Industrial Officer at The ASU – The Services Union – Queensland and has been very involved in the Queensland Activist group. Read more
Today, on the 40th anniversary of the murder of Australian journalist Roger East in Dili in 1975, the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance is announcing an expansion of its planned scholarship program for East Timorese journalists. Read more

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