Politics and Policy

By William Eichler | June 18, 2018

Councils must do more to protect workers’ rights globally, union says

Councils must do more to protect workers’ rights globally, union says

A public sector union has criticised local authorities for ‘not doing enough’ to protect workers’ rights globally.

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Essex to take lead over Barnet’s ‘inadequate’ children’s services

Essex County Council has been appointed Barnet’s improvement partner after the latter’s children’s services were rated ‘inadequate’ by inspectors.

Code of conduct for private companies ‘urgently’ required, union says

The Government needs to establish a new code of conduct for the delivery of public services by private companies, says public service union.

Troubled Families Programme achieves 'significant' progress

Government welcomes the progress made by Troubled Families Programme as a new report shows local authorities have worked with nearly 300,000 eligible families.

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