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The government should think very carefully about the implications of its proposals on freedom of movement for science, technology and engineering skills
Delegates backed a call for the sector executive to promote the Government Science and Engineering profession among relevant members and to work with branches to encourage members to join, and become active in, the profession.
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.
Prospect members from a wide range of science and engineering disciplines will tell MPs and Lords today (Tuesday 7 March) how uncertainties about Brexit are impacting on them and their organisations.
Prospect is urging all members, especially those who work in the nuclear industry, to write to their MPs about the government’s decision to leave the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom).