Black Members

YOBW worker launch photo
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.

Staying safe during Ramadan

Staying safe during Ramadan
UNISON Scotland wishes ’a blessed Ramadan Mubarak to our Muslim members’ and their families. And highlights guidance on staying safe ...

Supporting the NHS, combatting inequality and valuing all NHS workers

Rakiya Suleiman
Inequality is the enemy of public health - that’s one of the big lessons of this pandemic, UNISON’s Rakiya Suleiman ...

STUC Black Workers’ Network Meeting – 16 March 2021

STUC Black Workers' Network Meeting - 16 March 2021
The STUC Black Workers’ Committee has organised a Black Workers’ Network Meeting for Tuesday 16th of March at 6pm. The ...

Black History Month

Black History Month
Black History Month is a time for us to elevate Black voices and celebrate Black communities’ contribution to life in ...

Black Workers & Covid – Structural Inequality & Risk. New UNISON Scotland Report

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Indications are that Black workers are over four times more likely to die from Covid19 than white people. Of the ...

United Against Racism: Free Online Webinar, Black Members’ Network

United Against Racism: Free Online Webinar, Black Members' Network
UNISON Scotland affirms its solidarity and support for the Black Lives Matter movement and stands with the many demonstrators here ...

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