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27 event(s) found in Conference/Expert workshop

SWaPOL Social Work and Policing

Conference/Expert workshop
2021-02-11

The Final Con3Post Conference

Conference/Expert workshop
2020-12-10

The Con3Post Conference brings together researchers from five European countries (Slovenia, Austria, Italy, Finland and Poland) to present and discuss the findings of the empirical research on posting of third country nationals.

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Quality assurance for recruitment agencies in personal care

Conference/Expert workshop
2020-11-19

This expert workshop in German language served to exchange experiences regarding the quality assurance of agencies working in the recruitment of health and care workers as well as of personal carers in Austria and Germany. 

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SWaPOL Multiplier Event

Conference/Expert workshop
2020-11-06

SWaPOL is an education & training project to develop a common vocational training for social workers and police prevention officers. The Austrian team of the project organises a Multiplier Event targeting responsible persons from Social Work and the Police.

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General Assembly Meeting 2020

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

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

Conference/Expert workshop
2020-03-26

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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Reducing Poverty and Inequality

Conference/Expert workshop
2020-01-27

The Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection, the government of Salzburg and the European Centre organised a multi-stakeholder workshop on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to reduce poverty and inequality.

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Information and coordination in long-term care: Experiences and models in Austria and Germany

Conference/Expert workshop
2019-12-02

Experts from German and Austrian ministries and local administrations with responsibilities for long-term care, researchers and other relevant stakeholders exchanged experiences and models on information, counselling and coordination in long-term care.

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A Society for People of All Ages

Conference/Expert workshop
2019-11-06

The European Centre and the Austrian Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection (BMASGK) jointly organised a workshop on the implementation of the SDGs under the title ‘A Society for People of All Ages’.

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The future of posting: Third country nationals in the spotlight

Conference/Expert workshop
2019-09-23

The European Centre organised a seminar on the future of posting. It focused on the persistent and under-researched trend of recruiting and posting of third-country nationals to work in the single European market.

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Decent work for young people

Conference/Expert workshop
2019-06-17

The Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection, the European Centre and the Johannes Kepler University Linz organised a multi-stakeholder workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as regards decent work for young people.

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People with disabilities

Conference/Expert workshop
2019-03-27

The Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection, the European Centre and the Johannes Kepler University Linz organised a multi-stakeholder workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for people with disabilities in Austria.

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Astrid Ganterer: Learning from Evaluations?

Conference/Expert workshop
2018-11-14

The 7th Event of the Vienna Evaluation Network evolved around three key questions: Which learning formats exist in the context of evaluations? When and at which point of the evaluation process do we best learn from evaluations? Who learns from evaluations?

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Christian Boehler: Transferring evaluation results for evidence-based decision making in other contexts

Conference/Expert workshop
2018-10-22

The 6th Event of the Vienna Evaluation Network explored how to transfer findings from evaluation studies and how to identify factors to determine the circumstances under which evidence transfer may be appropriate.

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Vienna EUROMOD Workshop, 17-18 September 2018

Conference/Expert workshop
2018-09-17 - 2018-09-18

The Vienna EUROMOD Workshop comprised sessions on tax-benefit microsimulation in Austria, the Western BalkanMod initiative of the Eastern European Social Policy Network, and new research directions using EUROMOD.

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Regulating Migrant Care in Austria - What could Germany learn?

Conference/Expert workshop
2018-06-21

This expert workshop served to present regulatory measures in the area of live-in migrant care in Austria (24-hour care) and to discuss potentials to transfer and adapt these to German legislation.

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The role of programme theories in evaluation

Conference/Expert workshop
2018-06-13

With theory-based evaluation, evaluators are expected to work on the basis of a programme theory and verify the different causal links. The presentation illustrated how programme theory can be used for planning, managing, monitoring and evaluation

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Bridge Building in social welfare policy

Conference/Expert workshop
2018-04-19 - 2018-04-20

The European Centre organized this workshop on ‘Bridge Building in Social Welfare Policy’ for its National Liaison Officials to strengthen and encourage regional and project cooperation in social welfare policy and research.

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Macedonian Delegation at the European Centre

Conference/Expert workshop
2017-11-22

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

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EESPN Public Forum ‘Divided society – cohesive Europe?’

Conference/Expert workshop
2017-07-12

The Forum discussed: How can social policies best contribute to more distributive justice? Which strategies are the most promising in the various European regions? How can governments and research from the East and the West contribute to a social and cohesive Europe?

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Bridge Building Summer School on social welfare

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

The Summer School contributed to more European cohesion by building capacities of stakeholders across sectors and countries, providing training on innovative approaches, good practices and up-to-date research results, as well as joint development of projects.

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Reforms in long-term care

Conference/Expert workshop
2017-05-10

Relevant stakeholders were invited to exchange information and experiences related to new developments and recent reforms in long-term care in Austria and Germany, with a special focus on dementia strategies and measures to support informal carers.

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Launch event 'Building bridges in social welfare policy in Eastern Europe'

Conference/Expert workshop
2016-09-19

The European Centre’s ‘Bridging Function’ is based on the premise of close collaboration with the national governments of European countries, the European Union and other relevant stakeholders at the international, European and national level.

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AGORA

Conference/Expert workshop
2013-08-27

In context with the project AGORA, the research team at the European Centre together with the FH St. Pölten and the FH Campus Wien organized a one-day international workshop. The workshop attracted more than 100 participants from target organisations such as the police, mobile social work, social science, administration and policy.

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Results of the Active Ageing Index project are presented on the closing conference for the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between generations

Conference/Expert workshop
2013-01-15

Bernd Marin and Asghar Zaidi presented findings of the Active Ageing Index (AAI) project. The index measures different dimensions of active ageing and quantify untapped active ageing potentials for each country, thus showing how much progress could still be made.

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What future for long-term care in Slovakia?

Conference/Expert workshop
2012-12-11

How and in which direction should long-term care services and facilities be further developed in the Slovak Republic? These and related issues were tackled during a high-level policy seminar with experts from the administration of Slovakia and the Worldbank on 11 December 2012 in Bratislava. The Ministry of Health is in the process of defining its medium term strategy for health and is currently assessing the performance of the health system, the main challenges and how to address these in the future.

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