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Equalities news

Prospect news updates on equal opportunities issues

Prospect and BECTU will be marching in support of LGBT campaigners at Pride in London on Saturday 8 July 2017, as well as some of the other Pride events around the country.

Only 9% of the engineers in the UK are women – which is why Prospect has been working with external stakeholders to inspire, attract, recruit and retain more women in engineering and technology.

Leading Prospect rep, Satnam Ner has become the first black president of the Scottish Trades Union Congress.

New rules requiring employers to report on their gender pay gaps will not solve equal pay problems.

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday 5 April) made a landmark ruling protecting employees against pay discrimination based on race or religious grounds.