IDAHOTB 2019: Usdaw shares TUC concerns over sexual harassment of LGBT workers
17 May 2019
The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has today launched a report about the sexual harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people at work, to coincide with the annual International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOTB) on 17 May.
'Universal free provision of sanitary products' delegates at Usdaw ADM back a call on the Government to legislate
08 May 2019
Delegates at shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw annual conference have today unanimously backed a call on the Government to legislate for sanitary protection products to be free for all women and girls.
'Improve disability awareness' say delegates at Usdaw ADM
07 May 2019
Delegates at the Usdaw annual conference have today endorsed a call on the Government to launch a new awareness campaign to ensure all disabilities, whether visible or hidden, are treated equally in public places.
'Take abortion out of the criminal law in Northern Ireland' Usdaw ADM backs a call for the Government to act
07 May 2019
Delegates at the annual conference of the shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw have today overwhelmingly backed a call on the UK Government to decriminalise abortion law in Northern Ireland.
TUC Black Workers’ Conference 2019: Usdaw calls for stronger collective bargaining rights to tackle race discrimination
12 April 2019
Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw is calling on delegates at the Trade Union Congress Black Workers’ Conference to back a call for stronger collective bargaining rights to enable trade unions to better tackle race discrimination and the disproportionate impact austerity has had on black workers.
Stand up to racism - Usdaw supports the national demonstrations on UN Anti-Racism Day
15 March 2019
Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw is proudly supporting the national demonstrations against racism in Cardiff, Glasgow and London on United Nations Anti-Racism Day, Saturday 16 March 2019.
International Women's Day: Usdaw pledges to continue campaigning for equality
08 March 2019
Usdaw is marking today’s International Women’s Day by pledging to continue to campaign for equality and to keep women’s equality high on the union’s negotiating, organising and political agendas.
Usdaw continues the struggle for equality at the TUC Women's Conference
06 March 2019
Today Usdaw delegates are gathering with hundreds of other trade union activists for the TUC Women’s Conference at Congress House to promote equality and fight discrimination.
Usdaw takes tackling women's poverty to the Scottish Labour Women's Conference
23 November 2018
Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw has a delegation attending the Scottish Labour Women’s Conference on Saturday 24 November in Dunfermline where the union is moving a motion on tackling women’s poverty.
Equal Pay Day 2018: Usdaw calls for a £10 an hour minimum wage to help close the gender pay gap
09 November 2018
Shopworkers’ trade union leader Paddy Lillis is calling for action to close the gender pay gap on ‘Equal Pay Day 2018’, Saturday 10 November, which marks the day that women will effectively work for free until the end of the year because of the gender pay gap.