Category: Solidarity, Autumn 2015

Solidarity, Autumn 2015

This twelfth issue of Solidarity looks at how Dalit and Tribal children in the hillside villages of Kodaikanal are proudly teaching their parents how to write their own names in a remarkable new UnionAID project. Better together: Education...

New look for UnionAID

After a successful first five years of existence UnionAID has refreshed its branding with new colours and a new logo.  The new branding designed by volunteer Zenaida Beatson incorporates the culture and ‘earthy’ colours...

Fundraising highlights

Fundraising efforts have got off to a good start in 2015 with successful events in Wellington and Christchurch. The inaugural Wellington inter-union quiz had a good turnout of teams and raised $2000 for UnionAID....

Refugees from Mae Lar camp to get skills training

Refugees from Mae Lar camp to get skills training

In a surprise move, refugees remaining in camps on the Thai-Myanmar border are now to be permitted to go into Mae Sot to get training or work. Our project partner, Htwe Nge from the...