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Blog: Child marriage is child labour

This International Women’s Day it is important that we stand up for equality in every workplace; for decent work and freedom from violence and harassment for women everywhere. Child marriage is child labour and together we can end it.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Blog: When UNISON wins, women win – today, and every day

Today is International Women’s Day, when across the world we celebrate the achievements of women and call for greater equality. As not only the UK’s biggest union for women, but the largest organisation for women in the UK, it’s a big day for UNISON and our members.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON targets human trafficking in Wales

Union says ‘governments across the world must do more to protect women’ ahead of conference in Cardiff

News, Press release on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

Calling notice: International Women’s Day activities #BalanceForBetter, Friday 8 March 2019

International Women’s Day activities #BalanceForBetter Friday 8 March 2019 10am-4pm, Coleg y Cymoedd Nantgarw Campus Cardiff CF15 7QY To mark International Women’s Day 2019 (Friday 8 March), Velindre University NHS Trust and UNISON Cymru Wales are hosting in partnership an event looking at women’s history, struggles and successes. This will include: Exhibition of ‘Wall of […]

News on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

A message that must run through our union every single day

Our union will always stand up and speak out on pay, on justice, on representation and on violence against women. That’s a message that isn’t simply for International Women’s Day – it’s a message that must run through our union every single day.

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Wonder woman – meet the multi-talented A&E MP

Rosena Allin-Khan is a long way from being a typical Westminster politician

UNISON people on the Magazine site.

Canterbury City UNISON: International Women’s Day Event

Linda Elvin and Natalia Sukhram of Canterbury City local government branch are still fairly new to being active in UNISON. They have attended the regional women’s forum for the last couple of years, attended national women’s conference for the first time in February and have completed a number of the courses in the Branch Women’s […]

Article, News on the UNISON South East site.

UNISON targets human trafficking in Wales

Union says ‘governments across the world must do more to protect women’ ahead of conference in Cardiff

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Plymouth International Womens Day 2018

Date
8 March 2018 5:30pm–8:30pm
Location
Devon Live, 56 George Street, Plymouth PL1 4HR

All trade union women are invited to celebrate Plymouth International Womens Day 2018! Join us from 18:00 for a veggie curry, cakes and refreshments. This event is supported by Devonport Live and brought to you by Plymouth in UNISON Get the poster for Plymouth International Womens Day 2018 What’s on the agenda for Plymouth International […]

Event on the UNISON South West site.

Fair pensions for women

Women, trade unionists and campaigners for equality will travel in their hundreds to a lobby of Parliament today (Wednesday). They are calling for government action to support women born in the 1950s who have been unfairly disadvantaged by the changes to the State Pension arrangements. Their ranks will be swelled by delegations from Wrexham, Rhyl, Anglesey, Swansea […]

Uncategorized on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.

#March4Women 2018

Date
4 March 2018 11:00am–2:00pm
Location
Trafalgar Square, London

2018 marks 100 years since the first women in the UK got the vote – mark the centenary, and International Women’s Day (8 March) by joining the #March4Women in London

Event on the UNISON National site.

The suffragette spirit

A member of the world’s most famous feminist family, Helen Pankhurst talks about feminism, her hopes for her children, and what men can do to help the movement

Magazine, moving on the UNISON National site.

The suffragette spirit

A member of the world’s most famous feminist family, Helen Pankhurst talks about feminism, her hopes for her children, and what men can do to help the movement

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

Women have the power to shape their future

A landmark event in Wales marking International Women’s Day will explore gender equality, women’s history and their struggles and successes.

News, Press release on the UNISON Cymru/Wales site.