Nominations now open for the 2024 Nelson Mandela Award


Many members will be aware that Nelson Mandela was an honorary member of UNISON. In his lifetime he received over 260 awards including the Nobel Peace Prize.

To honour his achievements, the National Black Members’ Committee (NBMC) present the Nelson Mandela Award each year to a Black member who has gone above and beyond.

If you know someone who goes the extra mile to support members, who is passionate about racial equality and who champions fairer workplaces, please nominate them now.

The form to use is attached below.

The deadline for submission is 5pm, Friday 1 September.

The award will be presented at the National Black Members’ Conference, 19th – 21st January 2024.


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