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UNI Europa TAW (temporary agency work) aims to improve the conditions of temporary agency staff and ensure equal treatment for temporary agency workers in Europe.
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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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Growing individualisation and fragmentation in the digital economy: Study results reveal high level of crowd work in Switzerland

Thursday 14 September 2017

Research by the University of Hertfordshire and Ipsos MORI, in association with the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS), UNI Europa and syndicom has revealed the true size of the Swiss ‘gig economy’ for the first time, using an innovative survey method. 32.2% of survey respondents in Switzerland have tried to find work via online…

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