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Black Members’ SOG

Date
8 July 2017 9:00am–4:00pm
Location
UNISON regional office, St Edmunds House, Lower Baxter Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1ET

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Developing Leadership with Black Members

Date
24 – 25 November 2018
Location
Bristol

This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is used in its political sense to describe people of all heritages. The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your […]

Event on the UNISON South West site.

Regional Black Members Meeting

Date
23 November 2019 10:00am–12:00pm
Location
UNISON Northern 140 - 150 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6TH

Want to get involved? Contact: Alastair MacDonald, Regional Black Members Lead Phone: 0191 245 0800 Email: n.region@unison.co.uk Outcome

Event on the UNISON Northern site.

Black Members Policy Weekend

Date
30 – 31 August 2019
Location
Radisson Blu Hotel, Frankland Lane, Durham, DH1 5TA

Outcome

Event on the UNISON Northern site.

Black Members Self Organised Group

Date
4 November 2017 10:00am–3:30pm
Location
UNISON Regional Office - Birmingham

For UNISON Black Members

Event on the UNISON West Midlands site.

RBMC Meeting (13 September 2019)

Date
13 September 2019 10:00am–3:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Black Community – Mental Health

People from African Diaspora, including those of white and Black mixed heritage, can face additional problems that may affect their mental health. Black communities in the UK are still more likely than others to experience problems such as bad housing, unemployment, stress and racism, all of which can make people ill. Worldwide, it seems that people who move from […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Remembering Stephen Lawrence

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 police failures, and took credit for overhauling Britain’s […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Stand up to racism and fascism on 16 March

Major demonstrations are being organised in Cardiff, Glasgow and London

News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON National Disabled Members Black caucus network meeting

Date
8 August 2019 10:00am–12:30pm
Location
UNISON, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

National meeting for all UNISON Black Disabled members   National Disabled Members Black Caucus Network Days Free event with lunch provided.  Travel costs met nationally. Meet other Black disabled members, including your reps on the National Disabled Members Committee. These meetings have been arranged to allow space for members from under-represented groups within disabled members […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

Windrush ‘nightmare’ won’t end until ‘hostile environment’ does

Black members share stories of individuals and families whose lives have been affected by the scandal

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON National Disabled Black Members network meeting

Date
28 June 2018 11:00am–1:30pm
Location
UNISON, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Annual meeting for all UNISON disabled Black members National Disabled Members Network Days A voice for you at disabled members UNISON conference! These meetings have been arranged to allow space for members from under represented groups within disabled members self organisation to network and organise and to ensure they have better access to the disabled […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

National UNISON Black LGBT members meeting

Date
14 September 2018 10:00am–3:00pm
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

LGBT members, equality, Black Members, National, members groups National network meeting for UNISON Black LGBT members. All Black LGBT members welcome: free event with lunch provided.  Travel costs met nationally. You don’t have to be out in your branch to attend. Meet other Black LGBT members, including the reps on the national LGBT committee. Find […]

Event on the UNISON National site.

It’s all kicking off – footballers on racism, sport, and public services 

A few famous faces showed up at UNISON head office recently, for an event on behalf of anti-racism charity Show Racism the Red Card.

Article on the UNISON National site.

Tackling hate crime and hate incidents: a workplace issue

Media on the UNISON National site.