SDGs priorities & challenges in social welfare policy in Eastern Partnership countries

International Workshop on 14 & 15 Octobre 2019


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***The participation and registration to this workshop is only upon invitation.***

The European Centre invites for the EESPN workshop 'SDGs priorities & challenges of scocial policy in the Eastern Partnership countries' on 14 & 15 Octobre 2019, in Vienna to support the reforms of social policy systems and smooth the transitions in adapting national policies towards achieving the SDGs. The aim of the workshop is to identify and discuss common challenges and propose meaningful initiatives to achieve the SDGs of the social pillar.

The workshop will gather around 25 participants of the EESPN network, focusing on the National Liaison Officials (NLO) of the Eastern Partnership countries’ (i.e. nominated personnel of relevant Ministries in the UNECE countries, as well as representatives of think tanks and/or research organisations). We expect 2-3 participants (1 NLO and 1-2 researchers, representatives of NGOs and/or think-tanks) per Eastern Partnership country plus NLOs from all other United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) countries.

As for the workshop, the European Centre reimburses up to € 1,200.- per Eastern Partnership country (we expect 1 NLO and 1-2 researchers per country). In detail: flight ticket up to € 400.- per person and max. € 100.- including breakfast per person/night with max. 2 nights for accommodation. Participants are expected to make their own travel arrangements. Please don’t make any travel arrangements before receiving guidelines for the reimbursement of travel expenses. They will be sent after your registration.

***The participation and registration to this workshop is only upon invitation.***

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Internal, non-public meeting
2019-10-14 - 2019-10-15
12:30 - 11:30


European Centre