News Events Make Yorkshire Work for Women An opportunity for feminists in Yorkshire to come together and hear from leading equality organisations including The Fawcett Society, UNITE, and Women's Budget Group on tackling the challenges women in Yorkshire face. Tickets for this event are free, but we encourage all attendees to donate to Fawcett to support our continued campaign work. We also invite all attendees to bring someone from a different generation with them as this will be an intergenerational feminist event. Programme for the day 11-11.30am Arrivals & registration, tea & coffee 11.30am Welcome & introduction, Helen Jackson 11.35am Chair’s opening remarks, Sue Pollard, UNITE 11.45am What does the data tell us? - Sam Smethers, CEO Fawcett Society 12.00noon What is happening to care and childcare services? - Sara Reis, Women’s Budget Group 12.10pm How can Local Government respond? - Abtisam Mohamed, Labour councillor for Sheffield City Council 12.20-1pm Chaired Q&A discussion 1pm Facilitated discussion over lunch addressing the following questions: - What is the strategic priority to address? - Who are the women most at risk in Yorkshire? - What is the one key action that you/we could take? 2.15pm Feedback from the discussions - Helen Jackson and Fiona Mactaggart 3.15pm End of discussion - guests to move out to breakout area This event is supported by UNITE. Booking for this event has now closed.