Black History Month must be ‘a time for action, not just reflection’

Activists should challenge employers on their commitment to Black workers

Conference agrees measures to support activists

Creative ideas for training, accreditation and mentoring all to the fore as delegates discuss helping reps

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

Suffragettes in the spotlight

A team of women filmmakers have brought the story of the suffragette movement to the big screen, with a very special woman among the extras

Phillippa’s journey: a transgender member speaks

UNISON offers transgender members invaluable support in the difficult journey to become themselves

Get set for our spring recruitment drive

UNISON is gearing up for a further massive union-wide recruitment campaign this spring

UNISON calls for higher education race equality charter

UNISON has submitted evidence to the Equality Challenge Unit on establishing a race equality charter mark for UK universities

LGBT conference to meet in Liverpool

The 2013 UNSION LGBT conference meets in Liverpool this weekend, and celebrates30 years since it first convened

Get ready for Bi Visibility Day

With Bi Visibility Day approaching, UNISON’s LGBT section launches a new leaflet explaining why it’s a trade union issue

Why the equality duty matters (England and Wales)

Take this short survey now and help us to keep the equality duty

Public services should ‘benefit society’ not ‘make a profit’

Profit motive in public services condemned by UNISON disabled members’ conference

Disabled members’ conference hears call for workplace advocates

Delegate stresses that UNISON reps have the skills to be workplace advocates for disabled members