Conference

Standing together for LGBT equality

UNISON research carried out in 2013 and recently updated has found that LGBT members have been disproportionately hit by cuts.

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Conference

Union must continue to support women’s right to choose

Conference agreed to call on all relevant national bodies to encourage our members to hold events to promote the 50th

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Conference

Save our planet and our pensions: Divest from fossil fuels

UNISON will campaign for the divestment of fossil fuel extraction for all pension funds where we have members, for the

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Conference

Protecting devolution in Brexit

During what has been dubbed “the Brexit debate” at conference, delegates backed Northern Ireland’s call to campaign for the devolution

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Conference

Northern Ireland peace process must be protected – no hard border

UNISON will spearhead a campaign to protect the Northern Ireland peace agreement as a priority in EU exit negotiations, amidst

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Rose raises a giggle backing young members

Retired Members’ delegate, Scotland’s Rose Jackson welcomed the rule change to increase the number of young members’ seats on the

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Ensuring private sector stewards are fully integrated into branches

UNISON set out a strategy for the improved organisation and growing membership within the workforce of private contractors. A priority

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Housing crisis – direct investment in public housing needed

UNISON will call for a restoration of direct investment in public housing as the only way to resolve the housing

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Terminally ill workers must have legal protections

Delegates were shocked that workers with a terminal illness are not covered by equalities law and have limited legal protection

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