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UNISON celebrates Black Trade Unionism and the history and impact of music

19 October 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

Black History Month offers a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the shared history of Black people across the many shores of the world.

Event on the UNISON South West site.

Reading Carnival 2018

28 May 2018 12:00pm–7:00pm
Prospect Park, Reading RG30 2ND

The UNISON South East Black Members Committee is supporting this year’s Reading Carnival on 28 May 2018.

Event on the UNISON South East site.

In memory of Stephen Lawrence

22nd April 2018, this year, marked the 25th anniversary of the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence in 1993. It is widely regarded that the murder of Stephen Lawrence and the subsequent family oriented campaign triggered a sea Change in attitudes over race in the UK. Sir William Macpherson’s Inquiry examined the circumstances of Stephen’s murder, on April 22 1993, as well as the litany of […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

2018 Mandela award covering letter and nominee submission form

Media on the UNISON National site.

How UNISON has helped beat the January blues

The union kicked off 2018 with a month of individual successes, stirring calls to action and an ingenious new campaign. And that was just in January. Here are our ‘high 5’ highlights

Article, Magazine on the UNISON National site.

President urges activists to strengthen the union

Density will create power, says Margaret McKee, and help build a world where all people are treated with respect

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Prentis backs Labour leader’s call to bring services back in-house

General secretary tells Black members’ conference that UNISON has been warning of such a collapse for years

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

A tribute to Jayaben Desai: An unlikely and reluctant star of the British trade union movement

2 October 2017 5:30pm–8:30pm
Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS

A SERTC Black History Month event celebrating the life of Jayaben Desai who fought for better pay, conditions and dignity for workers in 1976 and 1977, on behalf of 137 sacked and poorly paid Asian women.

Event on the UNISON National site.

Help UNISON campaign for equality

Take the UNISON equality survey – you could win three nights for two people at Croyde Bay Holiday Resort

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON strategy meeting – developing our work for intersex equality

15 May 2017 12:00pm–3:00pm
UNISON, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Event on the UNISON National site.