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Employment law

Introduction to Employment Law This course is designed as a general introduction to employment law for stewards with little experience of employment law and no previous training in employment law beyond what is covered in the general stewards’ induction course. Employment law is an enormous and complex subject. This introductory course is designed to give […]

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Health conference vows to fight the disease of racism in the NHS

Brexit is fuelling the discrimination against migrant workers, delegates are told

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EU citizens facing discrimination over jobs and housing

Government urged to stem the tide of ‘uncertainty and confusion’

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Get ready for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

IDAHOBIT offers a great opportunity for campaigning in the workplace, so let us know what you have planned

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Organising around race equality

UNISON is at the forefront of campaigning for equality in the workplace and in the
union. Identifying and campaigning on equality issues can make a real impact on
members’ lives.

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New posters can help fight disabled hate crime

UNISON’s national disabled members’ committee is concerned that members with learning difficulties may face hate crime at work and in the community

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Black members pledge to keep up the fight for equality and justice

Black members met in Llandudno in late January to debate a range a motions and reaffirm their commitment to building the union and fighting injustice

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Violence and abuse top the agenda at Black members’ conference

Busy afternoon covers police brutality, domestic violence, abuse in daily life and much more

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Cyber Bullying

Process for best practise proocedure in dealing with Cyber Bullying

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Extensive LGBT survey results published

The results draw on the responses of over 93,000 LGBT people living in the EU member states and Croatia, making it the largest such survey of its kind to date

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UK tops index of legal rights for LGBT people

ILGA-Europe publishes Rainbow Index to mark International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia on 17 May

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