Hot, bothered and precariously employed: Life as an app courier in extreme heat
Sifted, 03 August 2022
“What’s it like being a food delivery courier during the middle of a heatwave?” That was the question I WhatsApped to Ashan Ali, a food courier working for Barcelona-based food delivery company Glovo, as temperatures soared across Europe in July.
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
Launching Gigpedia: the global database on platform work
1 March 2023
Fairwork Podcast Series 2: OUT NOW!
1 December 2022
Fairwork Tanzania releases first report, revealing best and worst practices in the platform economy
6 October 2022
#UberFiles no surprise, say Fairwork researchers and call for governments to do more to protect gig workers
11 July 2022