Friday 22-01-2016 - 11:42
Motions have now been published for NUS Womens conference, to be held on 5 -7 April 2016.
NUS Womens conference will bring together a wide range of student activists to debate, vote on motions and elect the political leadership for the year ahead.
30 Motions have been submitted to the conference covering the following areas of work – Education, Society & Citizenship, Strong and Active Unions, Welfare & Student Rights and Rules Revision. They can be found on the Womens Conference Hub.
Motions are titled:
Frozen 2 – Loan Repayments and Women
No Women in Men’s Prisons
George, we’ve got to talk about the tampon tax
Prison Abolition is a Feminist Issue
Decriminalisation of Sex Work
My Identity is not your business
Teaching Muslim Women What?
Supporting the creation of a full time paid NUS Trans Officer and an autonomous NUS Trans Liberation Campaign
Part-Time Activist Development
Database of Best practice for Women’s Officers
Here’s Looking at you Kid – Campaign for the free childcare for student and staff Parents
My Body, My Choice – Demonstrate Against ‘March for Life’ Saturday 14th May 2016 Birmingham
#StandByMe - supporting student survivors
End Detention Centres
Abortions for all!
Women and Interfaith
Black Women and Mental Health
NUS get behind our women’s officers!
Accessibility at Campus Events
Keep Perpetrators out of Activist Spaces
WHOSE CAMPAIGN? OUR CAMPAIGN: Defining Women and Non-Binary in NUS Women’s Campaign
Reserved Spaces on NUS Women’s Steering Committee
Changing the Format of Motions
Queer Representation on Women’s Committee
Constituent members are entitled to submit an amendment to any motion, using the amendments form.
The deadline for amendments is 12pm on Tuesday 1st March.
On 5 - 7 April, Womens Conference will bring together delegates from students' unions to discuss, debate and vote on these motions.
Register for Womens Conference.