14 January 2022
From Beirut to Bogota, PCS members from all over the world, will be asked whether they want to take strike action at the British Council.
9 December 2021
The British Council previously ran the £110m scheme but was stripped of the contract according to the Guardian in favour of the private consultancy company.
29 November 2021
Hundreds of British Council employees across the globe said in a consultative ballot they would support strike action over forced redundancies and to oppose outsourcing.
23 November 2021
“Management won’t listen unless we are prepared to act,” said one of our British Council members, explaining why they have voted yes in our consultative ballot over job losses and cuts at the organisation.
23 September 2021
PCS General Secretary, Mark Serwotka, has written to new foreign secretary, Liz Truss, in her first week in office to request her intervention in the current crisis at British Council.