Showing items tagged with 'discrimination'
21 October 2020: Stella Creasy’s bill would allow women to compare their pay to male colleagues and require companies to act to end the gender pay gap
12 October 2020: Office for National Statistics figures show that structural and individual racism still play a role in determining pay and life chances
1 October 2020: On the law's 10th anniversary, the TUC says the full powers of the act have still not been implemented as Covid-19 has deepened inequality and discrimination at work.
9 June 2020: The NUJ salutes the dignity of the family of George Floyd and extend condolences as they mourn his loss in such barbaric circumstances
9 March 2020: Motions on pay, periods and pregnancy benefits were three of the many issues tackled by women trade unionists.
9 January 2020: The union has expressed grave disappointment at the decision of RTÉ to appeal the determination of the Workplace Relations Commission in favour of an NUJ member who had challenged enforced retirement on the grounds of age.
3 December 2019: This year’s theme for the United Nations-led day is "Promoting the participation of persons with disabilities and their leadership."
11 July 2019: Men vastly outnumber women in news photography and photojournalism. The union held an event to investiagte the barriers women face and what to do about it.
30 April 2019: According to the 2018 report The State of News Photography almost 70 per cent of women photographers said they faced discrimination in the workplace. This NUJ Photographers’ Council event will look at the barriers facing women and how the union can support women photographers and videographers and stop the disproportionate number leaving the industry.
16 April 2019: The huge rise in racism, hate crime and far right attacks because of Brexit and wider global trends were themes picked up by a succession of speakers at the conference.