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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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UNI Europa and the World Players Association fighting for child athletes’ rights

Wednesday 8 November 2017

Today at the plenary of the ESSDC for sport, the EU Social Partners are concluding the year by signing a Joint Statement on safeguarding the rights of child athletes to ensure that the fundamental rights of children are promoted, protected, respected and fulfilled within sport. The surfacing of various high profile scandals concerning child athletes,…

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UNI Europa Youth joins European Pay Rise Campaign!

Monday 28 August 2017

On 28 August 2017, the UNI Europa Youth Steering Group met in preparation of its UNI Europa Youth Conference to be held in Helsinki, Finland on 25-27 September 2017. During their meeting in Brussels, the UNI Europa Youth Steering Group also confirmed its full support of the ETUC Campaign: EUROPE NEEDS A PAY RISE –…

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