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11 June 2019: The union called the report of the UK Women and Equalities Committee, which said there must be an end to the culture of secrecy surrounding discrimination and harassment in the workplace, as highly significant.
17 May 2019: Around seven out of ten LGBT workers experienced at least one type of sexual harassment at work and almost one in eight LGBT women reported being seriously sexually assaulted or raped at work, a TUC survey has revealed.
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.
2 April 2019: Take part in the campaign for a new International Labour Organisation Convention to address violence in the world of work – specifically gender-based violence.
8 March 2019: The NUJ’s proposal seeking to redress the gender imbalance in photography and videography was unanimously carried.
12 December 2018: The NUJ provides a range of training opportunities to help members develop their professional skills and become effective reps.
21 November 2018: NUJ Training Wales is working with Cardiff Metropolitan University and Welsh equalities charity Chwarae Teg to bring together some of the leading female voices from the Welsh sports media and beyond for this important half-day conference.
25 September 2018: Kerry-Anne Mendoza, editor-in-chief of The Canary, is the keynote speaker at the NUJ's flagship event during Black History Month.
8 August 2018: Performers, producers, activists and cultural workers come together to investigate where power really lies and what needs to be done to ensure genuine diversity and equality of expression.