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Gender pay gap still a problem, delegates hear

Local government conference debates measures to tackle the issue, as the pay gap and the glass ceiling still exist

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

2017 Local Government Conference – Final Agenda

Media on the UNISON National site.

2017 Local Government Conference

Date
18 – 19 June 2017
Location
The Brighton Centre, Kings Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2GR

The national conference of UNISON’s local government group, to discuss issues and set policy affecting members working in the local government sector. Registration and Enquiries If you want to attend the conference, please contact your branch, who can register you as a delegate or visitor on the Online Conference System. If you have any queries […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Derby and Durham school support staff bring inspiration

Faced with huge cuts to their pay, these UNISON members fought back

Article, News 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.

Delegates look to the future with debates on apprenticeships

Local government conference says apprenticeships are important, but must be properly funded and designed

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’It’s the workplace that needs to change, not the person’

Conference pledges action to tackle growing problem of mental health issues for local government workers facing pressures driven by austerity, cuts and growing demand for the services they provide

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2017 LG – first despatch letter

This is first despatch letter which may be helpful for those who have opted out of receiving hard copy documents as it details what information you will need to download for the conference.

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Privatisation still the threat but we are turning the tide, conference hears

The ‘scourge of outsourcing’ and the successes we need to add to

Article on the UNISON National site.

Standing up for children’s education

School cuts are affecting children and UNISON will gear up campaigning against them, local government conference vows

Article on the UNISON National site.

Local government conference remembers Grenfell Tower

Minute’s silence, collection and statement form the branch, as last week’s fire casts its shadow over delegates

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UNISON vows to build care campaign

Conference pledges to campaign on funding crisis and step up action to organise workers

Article on the UNISON National site.

2016/2017 Brighton Centre access statement

Access summary for the Brighton Centre. Please note there is no dropped kerb directly in front of the centre.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Trade unionists can ‘globalise solidarity and co-operation’

Cuban public service union leader challenges delegates to help build a better world for all

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Delegates pledge to build a campaign on pay

Local government conference welcomes early lodging of pay claim and calls range of actions to support it

Article, News on the UNISON National site.