Making it Happen

Here you will find UNI Global Union's Opinions on many aspects of the future world of work.

In some of the opinions, we include short videos explaning the challenges, potentials and actions we see necessary.

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Social Protection for all!

All workers in all forms of employment must have the same social and fundamental rights. We cannot accept the flexibility of the digital economy, yet no security.

Businesses Must Contribute to our Societies

All businesses, in all forms, must contribute to the societies in which they are embedded and on which they depend. In particular, business models that are platform-based and that depend on self-emplo

Anti-Competition Law in Need of Change

The digital economy is challenging our societal institutions. Social security systems need modernising, workers' rights must be extended, but also competition law must be changed. As our laws are now,

Colleagues Not Competitors

The new world of work is pushing more and more workers into false and real forms of self-employment. As businesses increasingly move into platform and cloud-based activities, former colleagues therefo

Genderless digitalisation

Digitalization is not genderless, at least not when it comes to its effects. From the rise of a fluid workplace, to the investment in digital skills and life-long learning, to an increase in the techn

Inclusive Skills

It is estimated that the digital economy will lead to whole new skills requirements and a constant need to update skills. Some experts predict that skills will become obsolete after just 2 years, as t

Job displacements ahead

UNI Global Union takes the warning signs and research seriously that indicates that jobs, as well as tasks that make up jobs, will be displaced by robots, AI and machine learning. The World Bank Devel

Ethical AI & Big Data

The ethics of big data, of machine learning and artificial intelligence need to be discussed in a coordinated global consortium. To be legitimate and representative, the consortium should consist of a