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Category Archives: Equalities

International Women’s Day Celebrations

On the Eve of International Women’s Day, 7th March, 5-6.30pm, UNISON’s National International Committee and Women’s Committee will be hosting a webinar on defending abortion rights. Speakers include Kerry Abel, Abortion Rights UK, Renee Bracey Sherman, We Testify, USA, Mara Rivera from Argentina and Naomi Connor from Alliance for Choice, Northern Ireland.   Our General […]

Equality Matters – February 2022

The latest issue of our branch equalities newsletter – Equality Matters – is now available to download and view online. Click here to download Equality Matters

Equality Matters – December 2021

The latest issue of our branch equalities newsletter – Equality Matters – is now available to download and view online. Click here to download Equality Matters

Equality Matters – August 2021

The latest issue of our branch equalities newsletter “Equality Matters” is now available to view online below. Any comments or future articles should be sent to our Branch Equality Officer, Sonia Stewart, by emailing sonia.stewart1@manchester.gov.uk

Branch Circular: Covid-19 Update #7

Hopefully the levels of Covid-19 deaths and new infections will continue to decline but it is at a much slower rate than most of Europe and the relaxation of measures without apparently reaching the Government’s own threshold risks a second wave. The ineptness of the Government is shown in almost all it touches. The Government’s […]

Issue 14 of Equality Matters now online

The latest issue of our Branch Equalities newsletter “Equality Matters” is now available to view online.

UNISON puts its weight behind BackTo60 women’s pensions campaign

UNISON is putting its weight behind the campaign for full restitution of the state pension to 3.8 million women born in the 1950s. The women, supported by BackTo60, lost their pension after the pension age was raised from 60 to 66. Some of them are facing up to a six year wait. Many are in […]

Black Members in UNISON North West Newsletter

Black Members in UNISON North West magazine ‘Together We Rise’, is now available on the Branch website. This issue has a focus on racism, particularly within the workplace and working together to eliminate racism affecting all parts of our lives, including the latest round of disgraceful racist behaviour within football directed particularly against Black players. […]

Issue 13 of Equality Matters now online

The latest issue of our Branch Equalities newsletter “Equality Matters” is now available to view online.

“Equality Matters” – Issue Number 12

The latest issue of our Branch Equalities newsletter “Equality Matters” is now available to view online.

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