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UNI Europa Hair & Beauty is the European Union for hairdressers and beauticians. We represent 17 trade unions in 13 countries.
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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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What is the gig economy?

Wednesday 29 November 2017

It’s a hot topic but what are the realities of the ‘gig economy’ and the new types of employment created by online platforms? Watch our latest video to find out more.  

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Tracking the digital footprint

Tuesday 28 November 2017

Yesterday, UNI Europa and the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS), in partnership with the University of Hertfordshire, held a conference to present the report “Work in the European Gig Economy – Research results from the UK, Sweden, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Italy”. The report presents the results of an innovative survey across…

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