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Women Members

UNISON East Midlands women’s member group (known as a self-organised group) campaigns for equality in the workplace and for improvements to women’s rights in the workplace and in the wider community. It also supports campaigns aimed at improving women’s lives – for example, to change the law to protect women experiencing domestic violence, or to […]

Page on the UNISON East Midlands site.

Equalities and Campaigning

A range of courses to equip activists with the skills and knowledge to organise and campaign effectively around political and equalities issues. Political education workshops These workshops, developed for delivery in branches, vary in length from half an hour to half a day. Boom – Bust – Fightback Defending public services Lobbying game Marching in […]

Page on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Young Members

UNISON has almost 5,000 young members in the South East. If you are a UNISON member and under 27 years of age you are automatically entitled to participate as a young member. Young members’ groups work to: encourage recruitment, organisation and participation of young workers provide a powerful voice for young members give young members […]

Page on the UNISON South East site.

Retired Members

Page on the UNISON East Midlands site.

LGBT+ Members

  News from UNISON East Midlands Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender +  (LGBT+) Self Organised Group (SOG) Hi My name is Louisa Wass Griffiths, and I have recently taken over supporting the Regional LGBT+ SOG.  Have you heard of us? Anybody who identifies as LGBT+, may come to the meeting.  We have fun.  We discuss issues which […]

Page on the UNISON East Midlands site.

Disabled Members

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Black Members

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Equality

Everyone is entitled to be treated with dignity and respect. The ability to live and work without prejudice is a fundamental right, regardless of your background, colour or sexual orientation. L-R, Regional Convenor Yvonne Green, Regional Secretary Maggi Ferncombe & Deputy Regional Convenor Conroy Lawrence One of UNISON’s main aims is to help workers fight […]

Page on the UNISON Greater London site.

Regional women’s Committee AGM 2018

The women’s committee held their AGM on Saturday 3rd November at the regional office in Guildford.  Guest speakers included Mandy Webb is a political activist and artist who was diagnosed with HIV twenty years ago.  Mandy displayed two of her creations which you can see in the picture below.  One dress highlights the harsh impact […]

Page on the UNISON South East site.

Regional Diversity Forum

The Greater London region is proud to be the most diverse region in UNISON. The Regional Diversity Forum (RDF) is a sub-group of our Regional Committee and is made up of representatives from Regional Committee, all regional self-organised groups, service groups and Labour Link Committee. We have the responsibility of co-ordinating the region’s equality work; […]

Page on the UNISON Greater London site.

Young Members

Page on the UNISON East Midlands site.

Disabled Members

UNISON is committed to achieving equality for all by fighting disability discrimination and campaigning to remove barriers to employment in the workplace. Through self organisation disabled members help the Union to identify and challenge discrimination. This helps build equality throughout the work of the Union. It can also be a valuable way for members to […]

Page on the UNISON South East site.