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STUC to Host Series of Equalities Webinars Open to All to Attend

The Scottish Trades Union Council (STUC) is to host a series of webinars, exploring the effect of Covid-19 on different protected characteristics in the workplace.

Photograph of a woman using a laptop it what could be a shared workplace or quiet cafe.
The Webinars will consist of a range of speakers and are open to all. Photo credit: Shutterstock

The Coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated the stark levels of inequality that persist in Scotland and the rest of the UK. Now, more than ever, we need action for equality and to listen to the voices of those most disproportionately impacted by this virus.

In reaction to this, over the next few weeks the STUC Equality Committees will host a Webinar to explore the impacts of Covid-19 on their protected characteristic and equality related issues in the workplace and society.

The Webinars will consist of a range of speakers and are open to all. Our Webinars will also be live streamed via the STUC Facebook.

Reserve your place on a webinar

The sessions will be:

Black Workers’ Committee

When: Thursday 17 September, 6:30 pm
Topic: Racial Justice at Work
Register in advance

Disabled Workers’ Committee

When: Wednesday 23 September, 6:30 pm
Topic: Fighting For Our Futures, Fight To Be Heard
Register in advance

STUC LGBT+ Workers’ Committee

When: Wednesday 30 September, 6:30 pm
Topic: Mental Health and the Lives of LGBT+ People During Lockdown
Register in advance

STUC Women’s Committee

When: Monday 5 October, 6:30 pm
Topic: Power To The Wumin. COVID-19 and its Impact on Women
Register in advance

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Published: 17/09/2020

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