A History of AIDS/HIV Activism – Webinar

25 February 2021 1:00pm–2:30pm


Things get better with UNISON learning.

UNISON is offering a fantastic workshop for members in the South West.

This webinar looks back to the 1990s and early 2000s and the rise of AIDS/HIV
Activism and what it can teach us in the age of Covid-19.
It covers:
• How different communities organised to tackle both the AIDS/HIV pandemic
• The impact of groups such as ACT-UP and their legacy and relevance today
• Lesson that can be learnt from their strategies and tactics, especially in the
age of Covid-19.
• The role of trade unions in tackling AIDS/HIV in the workplace.

A History of AIDS/HIV Activism – Webinar


You should make your Branch aware that you are attending this course in order for them to keep their records up to date and ensure you receive up to date information relevant to your role. If you are in need of support to request time off from your work to attend please talk to the branch to gain support. You may have a local policy to support with gaining reasonable time off to attend training from your employer. There is also guidance via ACAS – Time off advice

If you have any queries please contact the Education Team here: Email: SW Education Enquiries

This course is run by Karen Williams Regional Organiser ( Womens & Equalities)