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Hair and Beauty Focus Week: The ugly side of making you beautiful

Wednesday 4 July 2018

Workers in the Hair and Beauty sector face some of the most precarious working conditions of all industries. Hairdressers and beauticians are often exposed to dangerous chemicals and hazardous working conditions, which is made worse by the fact that they are often “self-employed” and therefore cannot benefit from the same social protection systems as salaried…

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UNI shows Amazon the red card

Wednesday 20 June 2018

The whole UNI World Congress, gathered in Liverpool, showed Amazon the red card for its operating model which is leading the race to the bottom. UNI Global Union’s new Deputy General Secretary, Alke Boessiger led the Congress in protest against Amazon’s anti-worker practices. UNI’s demands are clear: We demand that Amazon pays its fair share…

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