When you join the National Union of Workers, you join the collective strength of tens of thousands of members, nationally, who are unified to fight for decent working conditions, living wages and a fair Australia. Find out about some of the major campaigns that NUW members are running.
FAIR FOOD AUSTRALIA
Workers in the fresh food supply chain are campaigning for decent jobs and respect at work. Together, we can create a fair food industry, an industry that provides decent and secure jobs; an industry that provides sustainable and ethical fresh food.Read more
JOBS YOU CAN COUNT ON
Job insecurity and inequality is growing in Australia. NUW is building a movement for Jobs You Can Count On.
This is a decentralized campaign driven by workers and their communities, people who are feeling the impact of insecure jobs and the unfair laws that weaken our rights at work. Permanent and casual workers are standing up together to make Jobs You Can Count On the biggest political issue in the country and change the rules for a more equal society.Read more
SAVE THE VIC MARKET
Certainty for stallholders, traders and businesses. Protect the heritage and history of the of the market. Promote and invest in the working, open-air market.
You can get involved! Everyone is welcome. Joining the NUW as a community member of the #SaveVicMarket campaign means you will be active with other community members to have a stronger voice against those with money and positions of power. This is a community campaign to protect the market; its people and its history!Read more
NUW dairy workers 2017
This year is a big year for Dairy workers. Workplaces agreements that protect thousands of NUW members are being renegotiated in 2017. The Dairy industry is important to all of us. NUW members live and work in the communities that produce our milk, powder, yoghurt and cheese and they will continue to organise for secure jobs in our regions, which support strong communities that put people first.Read more
Stop Workers Rights Abuses in Supermarket Supply Chain
If you own more than $500 worth of Woolworths and/or Wesfarmers (Coles) shares please sign on to support the resolution. SIGN RESOLUTION
To successfully lodge the resolutions we need to get 100 Woolworths and Wesfarmers (Coles) shareholders to sign on by next Wednesday.Read more