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Interactive Equality Calendar

There is so much going on and so many great resources, but it’s not always easy to find what you want, when you want it. This interactive equality calendar links to events and campaigns throughout the year that you can use in your workplace, branch and region. Click on the dates to find out more […]

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UNISON equality survey 2021 – 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

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NBMC welcomes the conviction of George Floyd’s murderer

The world witnessed a murder and responded to injustice. It has been a long time coming in America with its history of police brutality, often culminating in the deaths of Black people in custody. This just verdict sends a message across the world that Black Lives Matter, and that people from all walks of life […]

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Who are the National Black Members’ Committee?

If you attended the National Black Members’ Committee (NBMC) Meet and Greet in May, you might already know that the committee is made up of Black representatives from all of the twelve regions. It is also made up of co-opted members from the National Disabled Members’ Committee (NDMC), the National Women’s Committee (NWC) and the […]

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Black members at special conferences

June is a busy month for UNISON. Our conferences bring members together to decide the union’s policies and priorities. Branches, self-organised groups and other bodies submit motions on what they want to see happen and members then have the opportunity to vote on them. Special Delegate Conference This year there is a Special Delegate Conference […]

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Nominations now open for the 2021 Young Black Member Award

Do you know a Black member, under 27 who should be nominated for the Young Black Member Award? We are looking for branches and regions to nominate young Black members who are active in the union, dedicated to race equality and passionate about improving workplaces. Download the Young Black Member Award nominee submission form.  This […]

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Nominations now open for the 2022 Nelson Mandela Award

Many members will be aware that Nelson Mandela was an honorary member of UNISON. In his lifetime he received over 260 awards including the Nobel Peace Prize. To honour his achievements, the National Black Members’ Committee (NBMC) present the Nelson Mandela Award each year to a Black member who has gone above and beyond. If […]

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