The 7th Annual ICTU Global Solidarity Summer School took place in UCC Cork last weekend, the 28th and 29th August 2015. A Unite Youth Dublin Member was lucky enough to attend.
Find a rundown of the day, along with links to the speeches and powerpoints below. You can also see #GSSS2015 hashtag to see what else was going on over the weekend.
Opening remarks by Congress President, Brian Campfield
Keynote address by Alison Tate, ITUC
Shane Darcy, NUIG Centre for Human Rights, on business and human rights
Congress submission on business and human rights
Micheal Collins of NERI on taxation.
Rachel Mullen from Claiming our Future on the FTT campaign
Social Media as a campaigning tool:
- Craig Dwyer – YesEquality
- Zoe Lawlor – IPSC
Framework Agreements – Alke Boesigger, UNI
- Barry Finnegan – Attac Ireland on TTIP Information Network