NCW Policy Archive: Resolutions

May 2017

THE POSITION OF WOMEN IN THE LAW, 1969

THE POSITION OF WOMEN IN THE LAW, 1969 Submitted by: Committee of Management The National Council of Women of Great Britain in Conference assembled, urges Her Majesty’s Government to declare its acceptance of the principle of the complete equality of women with men...

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DOMESTIC INCINERATORS, 1969

DOMESTIC INCINERATORS, 1969 Submitted by: Housing Sectional Committee The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, bearing in mind the recommendations of the 1970 European Conservation Year, urges Her Majesty’s Minister of Housing and Local Government to...

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DOMICILIARY PHYSIOTHERAPY, 1969

DOMICILIARY PHYSIOTHERAPY, 1969  Submitted by: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, perturbed by the lack of facilities for physiotherapy for house-bound patients, urges the Minister of Health and Social Security to...

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MISUSE OF ANTIBIOTICS AND HORMONES, 1969

MISUSE OF ANTIBIOTICS AND HORMONES, 1969 Submitted by: Committee of Management The National Council of Women of Great Britain, in Conference assembled, urges her Majesty’s Government, to make it illegal in view of the potential dangers to the health of the consumer,...

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INTERNATIONAL STANDARD OF LIVING, 1969

INTERNATIONAL STANDARD OF LIVING, 1969 Having regard to the growing disparity between affluence and poor countries which constitutes a continuing threat to the peace and welfare of all mankind, the National Council of Women of Great Britain in Conference assembled,...

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ROAD ACCIDENTS RELEASE EQUIPMENT, 1969

ROAD ACCIDENTS RELEASE EQUIPMENT, 1969 Submitted by: Richmond upon Thames Branch The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, strongly urges all Local Authorities to take early measures to ensure that public vehicles required to attend road accidents have...

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RETIREMENT PROBLEMS, 1969

RETIREMENT PROBLEMS, 1969 Submitted by: National Joint Councils of Working Women’s Organisations The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, having regard to the proposals in the Government White Paper on National superannuation and Social Insurance 1969,...

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ORGAN TRANSPLANTS, 1969

ORGAN TRANSPLANTS, 1969 The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, urges HM Government to amend the Human Tissue Act of 1961, to promote facilities whereby a person may arrange that, on his or her death, any or specified organs shall be immediately...

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STAFFING OF RESIDENTIAL HOMES, 1968

STAFFING OF RESIDENTIAL HOMES, 1968 Submitted by: Social Welfare Special Committee The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, draws the attention of Her Majesty’s Government to the recommendations of the Williams Report  Caring for People dealing with the...

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PATTERNS FOR PEACE KEEPING, 1968

PATTERNS FOR PEACE KEEPING, 1968 Submitted by: International & Commonwealth Relations Sectional Committee The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, aware of the large number of areas in dispute throughout the world and concerned that such potential...

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IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PLOWDEN REPORT, 1968

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PLOWDEN REPORT, 1968 Submitted by: Education Special Committee The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, welcomes the Plowden Report and urges Her Majesty’s Government to give strong support to the general principle that there should...

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DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN, 1968

DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN, 1968 Submitted by: Status & Employment of Women Special Committee The National Council of Women of in Conference assembled, urges HM Government to give positive practical support to the Human Rights Year campaign to end discrimination...

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CONTROL OF NOISE, 1968

CONTROL OF NOISE, 1968 Submitted by: Redcar & District The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, urges the Minister of Transport and Local Authorities, to do everything possible to reduce road traffic and aircraft noises and the ever-increasing level...

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WOMEN IN CHURCHES, 1968

WOMEN IN CHURCHES, 1968 Submitted by:  Society for the Ministry of Women in the Church and Ealing Branch The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, urges those religious denominations which do not as yet admit women to their Ministry on the same basis as...

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WELFARE OF GYPSIES, 1967

WELFARE OF GYPSIES, 1967 Submitted by: Sevenoaks Branch The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, believing the welfare of gypsies to be a national problem and a national responsibility, urges Her Majesty’s Government to make it mandatory on the...

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PLANNING DEVELOPMENT, 1967

PLANNING DEVELOPMENT, 1967 Submitted by: Ruislip & District The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, urges Her Majesty’s Government to require that Local Authorities, before granting planning permission, publish outline details in the local Press and...

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DRUGS, 1967

DRUGS, 1967 Submitted by: Committee of Management The National Council of Women in Conference assembled views with apprehension the increase in the taking of both addictive and non-addictive drugs in this country and notes with concern the consequent disastrous...

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