Support for Justice for Colombia
Various organisations (48 at the current time), in both the UK and Republic of Ireland, are affiliated to Justice for Colombia on a national level. These bodies assist us with funding and provide practical and political support for our work. Current affiliates include:
The Trades Union Congress (TUC)
represents nearly seven million working people from all walks of life. TUC leader Brendan Barber is the President of Justice for Colombia.
is one of the largest trade unions in Europe representing around two million people in numerous different sectors of the economy in both the UK and Ireland.
represents 1.3 million British workers in the public sector in the UK and Ireland.
is a general union with 600,000 members in the UK and Ireland.
represents approximately 265,000 British teachers in the UK and Ireland.
represents 122,000 professionals including engineers, scientists, managers and specialists in areas such as agriculture, defence, energy and the environment in both the UK and Ireland.
The University and College Union (UCU)
represents more than 120,000 academics, lecturers, researchers, librarians and others working in the further and higher education sectors in the UK and Ireland.
represents nearly 70,000 members in several industries including steel and metals, textiles, betting shops and social care.
The Musicians Union
represents over 30,000 musicians working in all sectors of the music business in the UK and Ireland.
represents 30,000 people working for the Halifax and Bank of Scotland Group in both the UK and Ireland.
represents over 25,000 members working in broadcasting, film, theatre, entertainment and related areas.
represents 18,000 train drivers all over the UK.
represents more than 9,000 probation and family court staff in the UK.
represents around 9,000 workers in the ceramics industry all over the UK.
represents nearly 7,000 staff of the UK Santander Group.
is a trade union representing nearly 4,000 teachers in Wales.
is the largest employment rights law firm in the UK and works with most major trade unions.
is a solicitors firm that acts exclusively for trade unions and their members.