Egypt gig economy workers face rough ride
France 24, 24 April 2022
Young men on bikes and scooters zip through Cairo, Egypt's sprawling megalopolis, dodging cars to deliver more than a million orders each day, with little physical or legal protection.
How Uber won access to world leaders, deceived investigators and exploited violence against its drivers in battle for global dominance
International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, 06 July 2022
When the ride-hailing giant called, powerful politicians answered, leaked text messages and emails reveal.
Uber Files: Drivers to protest low pay, unsafe work after leak
Thomson Reuters Foundation News, 14 July 2022
Uber drivers from South Africa to India say they’re unsurprised by whistleblower Mark MacGann’s Uber Files exposé and still work in dangerous conditions
Could digital labor platforms provide better working conditions for Egypt’s informal workers?
Enterprise, 13 March 2022
Digital labor platforms offer chances for fair work in Egypt’s informal sectors, a new report concludes — but there’s still a long way to go.
Fairwork Egypt begins work for second evaluation of working conditions!
5 September 2022
#UberFiles no surprise, say Fairwork researchers and call for governments to do more to protect gig workers
11 July 2022
First Round of Fairwork Ratings in Egypt: Towards Decent Work in a Highly Informal Economy
24 January 2022
Egypt joins the Fairwork project
25 January 2021