Black Members

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Launching UNISON Scotland’s of Year of Black Workers

Scottish Black Member Committee has two main objectives:

  • To raise a positive profile of the committee within UNISON.
  • To increase participation of black members in UNISON’s work, in Scotland.

Read about UNISON’s Year of Black Workers on our campaign page

Scottish Black Members Committee implements the above two objectives. All those who contribute to the are volunteers, who allocate time and energy to tackle issues affecting Black members in Scotland.

We thrive on support and fresh ideas of its members. To know more about what we do? Why not join us now to support our cause.

Scottish Black Members Committee needs you, if you have some thing to say. Scottish Black Members Committee always welcomes a new comer, keen activists, and those who can make Scottish Black Members Committee go from strength to strength.

Scottish Black Members’ Networking Day – 28 October

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Scottish Black Members' Networking Day is an opportunity for Black Members across Scotland to meet committee members, Black Members officers ...

Briefing 132 – Housing and the Cost of Living Crisis

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Rising housing costs are driving people into poverty. This briefing presents the findings of new research, based on a survey ...

Conference 2023 : Ethnicity pay gap

Conference 2023 : Ethnicity pay gap
Black members continue to face disparity in rates of pay and UNISON must continue to fight for equality. Members spoke ...

Year of Black Workers launch in Glasgow City Chambers

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UNISON Scotland Black workers committee officially launched its campaign in Glasgow City Chambers. Speakers celebrated the work of the committee, ...

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan Mubarak!
During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims abstain from food and drink (including water) during daylight. Ramadan is the month ...

A just transition must recognise and promote the role of women

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STUC Women’s conference highlighted the gender impact of climate change and demanded a just transition to promote the role of ...

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