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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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Where are all the women? – InnovateHer forging a future for girls in tech

Tuesday 19 June 2018

At the UNI World Congress in Liverpool, two female technology crusaders called for more initiatives to get women and girls involved in technology. Joanne Morfee, Co-Founder of InnovateHer and Director at Liverpool Girl Geeks – an organisation aiming to tackle the gender imbalance within the digital and tech sector through education and campaigning – and…

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Sharan Burrow at UNI World Congress: “We will fight and we will win!”

Tuesday 19 June 2018

At the UNI World Congress in Liverpool, Sharan Burrow, General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation welcomed in a new era for UNI Global Union after the election of Christy Hoffman as General Secretary. Burrow also paid tribute to the legacy of outgoing General Secretary Philip Jennings. “UNI is definitely making it happen,” said Burrow. “Christy…

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