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Recruitment campaign continues to break records

October continues a bumper autumn for new members joining UNISON

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON condemns ‘shocking and horrific’ murder of soldier Lee Rigby

Conference agrees to organise high-profile anti-racist campaign in wake of brutal murder

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON condemns racists for capitalising on soldier’s murder

June meeting of NEC also notes success of recruitment drive, sends support to Mid Yorkshire members and prepares for delegates conference

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON hosts the launch of Show Racism the Red Card schools’ toolkit

UNISON Northern regions hosts launch of Show Racism the Red Card schools’ toolkit

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON gives evidence to the equality duty review

Union says it has only been two years since the Public Sector Equality Duty came into force and this review is premature

Article on the UNISON National site.

NBMC conference decisions now available

A full record is now available of all this year’s conference decisions

Article on the UNISON National site.

Why the equality duty matters (England and Wales)

Take this short survey now and help us to keep the equality duty

Article on the UNISON National site.

“I have found my voice”

Elizabeth Cameron is a UNISON activist and a member of UNISON’s National Black Members Committee. When she was elected onto the National Executive Council she wanted to understand more about the trade union movement. She spotted an advert in Labour Review magazine for Ruskin College, and found out that she could apply for a UNISON […]

Learning news on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Black Members’ Education Weekend

Date
11 – 13 November 2016
Location
Crowne Plaza Resort, Colchester Road, Tolleshunt Knights. Essex CM9 8HX

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Black Members’ SOG

Date
8 July 2017 9:00am–4:00pm
Location
UNISON regional office, St Edmunds House, Lower Baxter Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1ET

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Race for Equality campaign launch

As part of Black History month, UNISON’s health team is proud to launch its Race for Equality Campaign. Let’s stamp out racism in the NHS.

health news on the UNISON National site.

UNISON celebrates the Amos Bursary

UNISON is a partner of the Amos Bursary, which supports talented year 12 students from challenging environments for a total of five years, through their university experience and into the world of work or further study

Article on the UNISON National site.

‘Our strength comes from you’, president tells conference

Josie Bird salutes UNISON’s Black members for their work in fighting back against increasing racism and intolerance

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

2020 Nelson Mandela Award presented to ‘pioneering’ woman

Yvonne Green honoured by Black members’ conference for going ‘above and beyond’

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Black Members Conference

Date
30 January – 1 February 2020
Location
Bournemouth International Centre, Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5BH

Outcome

Event on the UNISON Greater London site.