“The trade union movement has a proud history of opposing racism, bigotry and sectarianism. In joining the rally, Fórsa participants are proudly opposing those malign forces.
Racism has no place in Irish society, and we will reinforce that important message on Saturday.”
A school secretary has been awarded €25,000 after an unfair dismissal case, put forward by Fórsa, was ruled in her favour.
Fórsa members working at the Munster Technological University (MTU) are urged to be vigilant after data was “accessed and copied” from its computer systems and shared on the dark web.
Fórsa has written to the Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’Gorman TD, to express what it says are the union’s ‘grave concerns’ on the proposed rate of pay, allocated for domestic violence leave.
Fórsa members in local authorities are to ballot for industrial action in pursuit of an independent job evaluation scheme.
The next instalment of the Fórsa Skills Academy ‘Lunch and Learn’ series will take place on Friday 24th February from 1pm – 2pm, focusing on public speaking.