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Women are a necessity for invention

Women inventors in science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries are still massively under-represented in the workforce, according to new research from the Intellectual Property Office

Pay guidance fails to address civil service skills crisis

Today’s report from the Public Accounts Committee on the burgeoning costs of government consultants highlights the glaring false economy of new civil service pay guidance, says Prospect 

Prospect seeks clarity on defence spending after critical MPs’ report

Prospect is demanding greater transparency from government on defence spending after a critical report from MPs accused ministers of having “shifted the goalposts” in order to meet NATO-mandated targets.

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Prospect seeks clarity on defence spending after critical MPs’ report
  • 21-Apr-2016 16:12

Prospect is demanding greater transparency from government on defence spending after a critical report from MPs accused ministers of having...

Prospect backs call to invest in early years specialists
  • 1-Apr-2016 11:40

Prospect's early years professionals have welcomed Save The Children's campaign to improve the quality of childcare provision – but the...

National Grid branch update on gas sale and other issues
  • 3-May-2016 13:00

An update on the main issues discussed at Prospect's Branch Executive Committee meeting on 26 April. Please share this information...

Specialists condemn Cabinet Office redundancy consultation
  • 8-Feb-2016 15:05

Prospect, the specialists’ and managers’ union, has reacted with fury at the “consultation” document issued by the Cabinet Office today...

Update on Science Museum Group 2016/17 Pay Awards
  • 27-Apr-2016 14:19

Prospect members in the Science Museum Group have been sent details of 2016/17 Pay Awards for staff on Enterprises contracts...

Huawei Members Update April 2016
  • 21-Apr-2016 16:15

An update for Huawei members on Pay and Home working.

Prospect members win employment rights at tribunal
  • 14-Mar-2016 11:59

Five Prospect members, working as teachers in the prison service, have succeeded in their legal bid to be recognised as...

MPs praise Prospect members during Enterprise Bill debate
  • 9-Mar-2016 10:07

Amendments to the Enterprise Bill to address unfairness in how the proposed cap on redundancy compensation will operate were defeated...

Pay guidance fails to address civil service skills crisis
  • 22-Apr-2016 14:39

Today’s report from the Public Accounts Committee on the burgeoning costs of government consultants highlights the glaring false economy of...

Women are a necessity for invention
  • 26-Apr-2016 11:12

Women inventors in science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries are still massively under-represented in the workforce, according to new research...

Cricket umpires lose tribunal challenge
  • 13-Mar-2015 15:57

Former cricket umpires Peter Willey and George Sharp have lost their case of age discrimination against the England and Wales...

Let Britain Fly campaign takes to the road
  • 20-Apr-2016 09:23

Aviation campaign group Let Britain Fly has organised roadshows across the UK to spread its message about the importance of...