Unite lobbies UK government to ratify Hong Kong Convention

17.12.2015

Unite the Union, IndustriALL Global Union’s affiliate in the UK and Ireland, has called on the David Cameron government to “be part of an effective solution to the problem of unsafe and unsustainable shipbreaking, and urgently ratify the Hong Kong Convention”.

Unite the Union is the UK's largest trade union and represents tens of thousands of men and women engaged in the UK's shipbuilding and ship repair industry.

Read the full letter to Prime Minister Cameron from Unite’s National Officer for Aerospace and Shipbuilding, Ian Waddel, here.