The People’s Recovery: The only way to build back better for a socially and environmentally just recovery The Foundation is delighted to announce that Roz Foyer, general secretary of the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC),… Read More »Jimmy Reid Foundation 2021 annual lecture
With the fiftieth anniversary of the successful work-in (in which Jimmy Reid played a leading role) coming next year, the Jimmy Reid Foundation is pleased to see a new short film by Townsend Theatre Productions.… Read More »New short film on the UCS 1971-2 work-in
PAY, PEOPLE and POWER: the progressive case for public services Thursday 5th October 7pm Govan Old Parish Church 866 Govan Road Glasgow G51 3UU Speaker MARK SERWOTKA General Secretary, Public and Commercial Services Union Chairperson… Read More »Fifth Annual Jimmy Reid Memorial Lecture Thursday 5th Oct
The Jimmy Reid Foundation is pleased to launch its latest policy paper called ‘The Trade Union Act 2016: what has its impact been so far?’ The paper examines the impact of the new Conservative act upon… Read More »Trade Union Act 2016 – examining the impact of the new act upon strikes and industrial action
The Jimmy Reid Foundation is pleased to publication the working paper, ‘Automation – friend or foe?’ by the Unite Scotland Politics, Research and Campaigns Unit on the eve of the 120th STUC Congress (in Aviemore). The… Read More »New Jimmy Reid Foundation working paper on automation – friend or foe?
The Jimmy Reid Foundation is pleased to announce that it is hosting a lunchtime fringe meeting on its research report against the renewal of Trident (see https://reidfoundation.scot/portfolio/stop-trident-renewal/ ) at the 2017 STUC congress in Aviemore on Monday… Read More »Jimmy Reid Foundation 2017 STUC fringe event
The Budget Process Review Group was established by the Finance and Constitution Committee of the Scottish Parliament and the Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution, to carry out a fundamental review of budgetary scrutiny.… Read More »Comments on the Scottish Budget Scrutiny Consultation by Dr Jim Cuthbert
Brexit: rights, risks and responsibilities: What’s at stake for human rights in Scotland? You are invited to attend a meeting organised by the Scottish Human Rights Commission and the Jimmy Reid Foundation to raise awareness of the importance… Read More »Brexit: rights, risks and responsibilities: What’s at stake for human rights in Scotland?
On Wednesday 11th January 2017, the Jimmy Reid Foundation gave oral evidence and delivered a written submission to the Scottish Affairs Committee of the UK Parliament to inform its current inquiry ‘Sustainable employment in Scotland’. The Inquiry is examining how… Read More »Reid Foundation Gives Evidence to UK Scottish Affairs Committee