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Siptu members protest earlier this month over plans for local employment services contracts, outside the Department of Social Protection, Dublin. Photograph: Damien Eagers

Staff working in local employment services and jobs clubs who are members of Siptu are set to go on strike in early September, the trade union has sai(...)

The trade union Fórsa has sanctioned a ballot for industrial action in about a dozen State-funded voluntary organisations that provide health and social services over pay restoration. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The trade union Fórsa has sanctioned a ballot for industrial action in about a dozen State-funded voluntary organisations that provide health and soci(...)

More than six out of 10 academic staff working in temporary and part-time roles are women. File photograph: iStock/Getty Images

Trade unions have called for an end to the “stark inequalities” and precarious working environments facing workers, particularly women, in higher and (...)