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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.
8 March 2019: The NUJ’s proposal seeking to redress the gender imbalance in photography and videography was unanimously carried.
30 May 2018: International Federation of Journalists gender council issue global call for action and solidarity.
23 April 2018: DM voted for a major campaign to end pay discrinination and the launch of a NUJ Women network.
26 October 2017: The shadow home secretary told black journalists to join the NUJ and fight for a representative press.
25 August 2017: We need transparency from media companies if project Diamond is to make an impact.