20 experts representing German and Austrian ministries and local administrations with responsibilities for long-term care, researchers and other relevant stakeholders exchanged experiences and models that are addressing challenges of information, counselling and coordination in long-term care.
The European Centre and the Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection (BMASGK) are organising a workshop on the implementation of the SDGs with the title "A Society for People of All Ages".
The General Assembly Meeting 2019 was dedicated to the European Centre’s contribution to achieving the SDGs. Challenges, results of empirical research and policy recommendations were presented by researchers to the Members of the Board, National Liaison Officials and interested observers on 15 and 16 October at the UN Offices at Vienna.
The European Centre organised a seminar on the future of the posting. The seminar focused on the persistent and under-researched trend of recruiting and posting of third country nationals to work in single European market.
In this seminar, Tim Huijts presents data on patterns of social inequality in health in Europe, drawing for example on a recent European Social Survey module on social determinants of health and on findings from the NORFACE-funded HiNews project