Past Events

General Assembly Meeting 2020

Conference/Expert workshop
20/10/2020 - 21/10/2020

The General Assembly Meeting 2020 of the European Centre was dedicated to social policy and research in the time of COVID-19 and beyond.

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Cancelled! Veronica Sandu and Magdi Birtha: How to map promising social services that support the independent living of older people?

Jour Fixe
14/04/2020

Veronica Sandu and Magdi Birtha planned to present their initial conceptual framework for a tool to collect and assess good practices of non-residential support services for older people with long-term care needs.

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Postponed: From disability rights towards a rights-based approach to long-term care in Europe

At this event, we aimed to discuss why a human rights-based approach is needed in long-term care policies across the EU. Due to the restrictive measures related to COVID-19, our event had to be postponed to a later date this year.

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Gülin Öylü: Late working life patterns in Sweden

Jour Fixe
10/03/2020

Gülin Öylü presented her findings on late working life patterns in Sweden as part of her larger research study on age discrimination in late working life in Sweden.

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Michael Fuchs & Tamara Premrov: Non-take-up of minimum income benefits in Austria

Jour Fixe
11/02/2020

Michael Fuchs and Tamara Premrov investigated whether the reform 2010/11 replacing monetary social assistance by minimum income benefit was successful regarding the access to the benefit.

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