Past Events

The European Centre is realising various dissemination activities ranging from International Seminars and workshops to conferences and other events in adult education and training.

 

Nathan Lillie: Posted workers’ rights and transnational cooperation among labour inspection agencies in Europe

International Seminar
2018-01-17

Monitoring and enforcement of posted workers' right is problematic in many respects. One major contributing factor to this is the fact that posted workers' employment contracts fall under multiple overlapping jurisdictions.

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Macedonian Delegation at the European Centre

Conference/Expert Workshop
2017-11-22

A Macedonian delegation comprising approx. 15 experts from public authorities and NGOs visited the Euroepan Centre on 22 November 2017 to exchange knowledge on social policies.

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Bridge Building Summer School on social welfare

Conference/Expert Workshop
2017-07-10 - 2017-07-14

We are delighted to announce the Bridge Building Summer School on social welfare taking place from July 10 to July 14 2017 at the European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research (Berggasse 17, 1090 Vienna).

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EESPN Public Forum ‘Divided society – cohesive Europe?’

Conference/Expert Workshop
2017-07-12

It is our pleasure to invite you to the EESPN Public Forum taking place on 12 July 2017 at the Austrian Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection (Stubenring 1, 1010 Vienna – room II/ 1st floor; 2:30-5:30 pm).

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Care workers with migrant backgrounds in professional long-term care provision in Germany

International Seminar
2017-05-17

The analysis examines the interrelated effects of migration backgrounds and skill levels as an indicator for social class in the female dominated work field. Two impacts can be found: 1) access to qualified care-related training programs for care workers with migrant backgrounds and a strong impact of the skill level on their employment situation and 2) features of a difficult working-situation in daily care provision for care workers with migrant backgrounds in residential care provision in a complex interrelationship to skill levels.

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