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Menopause Workplace Pledge

Women make up nearly half of the UK workforce, but many feel forced to reduce their hours at work, pass up promotions and even quit their jobs due to lack of menopause support.

This is why we are calling on employers to sign the Menopause Workplace Pledge and take positive action to make sure everyone going through the menopause is supported.

So far, more than 2,700 employers, including the BBC, Tesco and Royal Mail, have signed the pledge.

Our high-profile supporters include Royal Patron HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh and Ambassadors Baroness Karren Brady, Carol Vorderman and Dr Nighat Arif, as well as Caroline Nokes and Carolyn Harris MPs.

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The Trades Union Congress (TUC)
Why it’s a workplace issue

An interactive guide on menopause to help educate employers and staff about the symptoms of menopause, why it’s a workplace issue and what organisations can do to support staff.

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HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh
Roundtable event video

Our Royal Patron HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh talked about the "tragic" impact that menopause can have on women and the need for greater support during a roundtable event to launch the campaign. Watch the video of the roundtable event which included business leaders, politicians, celebrities, and of course, women.

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Menopause Xplored Eventbrite

Menopause Xplored

Free training - using immersive film with VR headsets, and expert guidance on the menopause - for small and medium businesses in Milton Keynes and Bedfordshire.