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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10 Principles for Workers' Data Rights

UNI fills regulatory gap and provides here operational principles for securing workers' data rights and privacy. Slot these into collective agreements and secure your voice in the future

10 Principles for Ethical AI

This document provides unions, shop stewards and workers with a set of concrete demands to the transparency, and application of Artificial Intelligence in workplaces.

We Demand Social Protection for all!

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

We Demand a 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

Workers' Employability is Key

We take the warning signs seriously that indicate that many jobs, as well as tasks that make up jobs, will be displaced by robots, AI and machine learning. Up- and reskilling funds will be essential

Call for a Global Convention on Ethical AI

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

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 Must 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,

We Need 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