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UNI Europa Property Services represents cleaners and private security workers across Europe. Key areas of work include coordinating the European Works Councils in the sector as well as the European sectoral Social Dialogue committees of Industrial Cleaning and Private Security.
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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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Securitas EWC Meets with New European Divisional President

Wednesday 4 October 2017

This week UNI Europa and the European Works Council for Securitas met for its annual meeting with management in Helsinki. Coming from 15 countries, almost thirty representatives from across Europe shared best practice of working in Securitas and importantly highlighted areas where the engagement of staff and quality of work can be improved. The group…

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Services E-Card: Commission’s ill-conceived e-card threatens services sector

Friday 8 September 2017

Today, strong concern was expressed about the potential negative impact of the Commission’s services e-card on the services sector. At a public hearing organised by the social partners of three sectors directly affected by the proposal – the construction, cleaning and insurance industries – the potential impact and far reaching social consequences of the proposed e-card…

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