Tony Burke, Assistant General Secretary of Unite the Union, speaks about the union’s international work, through Workers Uniting, IndustriALL Global Union, and other Global Union Federations. Tony talks about the need for international cooperation now …

Walton Pantland

Tony Burke, Assistant General Secretary of Unite the Union, speaks about the union’s international work, through Workers Uniting, IndustriALL Global Union, and other Global Union Federations. Tony talks about the need for international cooperation now more than ever, about the mixed legacy of International Framework Agreements, and about how grassroots links between activists in different countries is essential.

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Walton Pantland

South African trade unionist living in Glasgow. Loves whisky, wine, running and the great outdoors. Walton did an MA in Industrial Relations at Ruskin, Oxford, and is interested in how trade unions use new technology to organise.

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