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Black Community – Mental Health

People from African Diaspora, including those of white and Black mixed heritage, can face additional problems that may affect their mental health. Black communities in the UK are still more likely than others to experience problems such as bad housing, unemployment, stress and racism, all of which can make people ill. Worldwide, it seems that people who move from […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Remembering Stephen Lawrence

22 April 2018 marked the 25th anniversary of the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Black Members’ SOG

Date
18 March 2017 10:00pm–3:30pm
Location
UNISON regional office, Church Lane House, Church Lane Chelmsford CM1 1NH

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

UNISON equality survey 2020 – tell us about your experiences during the pandemic

Tell us about your experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic – and join the prize draw for shopping vouchers

Article, Equality, News on the UNISON National site.

COVID-19: Black and female workers on the frontline

Inequalities emerging through the pandemic are chilling evidence to support UNISON’s demands on workplace rights and decent public services.  We need them now

Article on the UNISON National site.

Young Black member of the year – ‘I’m just trying to fight injustice’

Speaking at the Black members’ conference in Bournemouth, she said: “I’m just trying to fight the injustice that we face. “I love working with young people – they are my […]

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Stand up to racism and fascism on 16 March

Major demonstrations are being organised in Cardiff, Glasgow and London

News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON National Disabled Members Black caucus network meeting

Date
8 August 2019 11:00am–1:30pm
Location
UNISON, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

National meeting for all UNISON Black Disabled members   National Disabled Members Black Caucus Network Days Free event with lunch provided.  Travel costs met nationally. Meet other Black disabled members, including your reps on the National Disabled Members Committee. These meetings have been arranged to allow space for members from under-represented groups within disabled members […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Windrush ‘nightmare’ won’t end until ‘hostile environment’ does

Black members share stories of individuals and families whose lives have been affected by the scandal

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

It’s all kicking off – footballers on racism, sport, and public services 

A few famous faces showed up at UNISON head office recently, for an event on behalf of anti-racism charity Show Racism the Red Card.

Article on the UNISON National site.

National UNISON Black LGBT members meeting

Date
14 September 2018 11:00am–4:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

LGBT members, equality, Black Members, National, members groups National network meeting for UNISON Black LGBT members. All Black LGBT members welcome: free event with lunch provided.  Travel costs met nationally. You don’t have to be out in your branch to attend. Meet other Black LGBT members, including the reps on the national LGBT committee. Find […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

UNISON National Disabled Black Members network meeting

Date
28 June 2018 12:00pm–2:30pm
Location
UNISON, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Annual meeting for all UNISON disabled Black members National Disabled Members Network Days A voice for you at disabled members UNISON conference! These meetings have been arranged to allow space for members from under represented groups within disabled members self organisation to network and organise and to ensure they have better access to the disabled […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

2018 Black Members’ Conference

Date
19 – 21 January 2018
Location
BT Centre, Liverpool

The national conference of UNISON’s Black members’ self-organised group.

Event on the UNISON National site.

Plight raised of Black workers in fragmented workplaces

Conference hears that the post-Brexit world, where the ‘other’ is increasingly seen as a problem, is making the situation worse for Black workers

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Vice president pledges to continue the fight against intolerance

Carol Sewell also pays tribute to president Eric Roberts as she addresses Black members’ conference

Article, News on the UNISON National site.