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Talk. Act. Change - advancing social rights and tackling inequality workshop
Event details
Date
Fri, 22 Nov 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00
Location

TUC Northern
Unite Building
John Dobson Street
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 8TW
United Kingdom

Cost
FREE to union members, reps and officers
Overview

Access to housing, education, social security, health and food are globally recognised as human rights. Human rights belong to everyone. But, in the UK, wages aren't improving, millions of people are trapped in insecure work, poverty and destitution are on the rise and the housing situation is getting worse. And we all know that the North East is often hit the hardest by damaging government policies and growing levels of inequality.

Come along to hear from Just Fair North East on how international human rights law can give us useful and unique tools to work on issues such as workers' rights, benefits, poverty and non-discrimination and join the conversation about how we can work together to advance social rights and tackle inequality across the North East. 
 
The workshop will include discussions on:

To register a place please email/ring Helena Hammock on hhammock@tuc.org.uk / 0191 227 5550.

Please note that the closing date for registrations is Wednesday 20 November 2019 and you must register a place to attend. 

Location
Talk. Act. Change - advancing social rights and tackling inequality workshop

TUC Northern
Unite Building
John Dobson Street
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 8TW
United Kingdom