Current Projects

The European Centre is constantly implementing a range of up to 20 national and international research projects in the fields of work & welfare and health & care. Comparative and applied research aims at increasing the evidence and the knowledge-base to design policies responding to societal challenges such as population ageing, poverty, social inclusion and inequalities, innovative employment and long-term care policies, labour migration and digitalisation.

Please refer to the Annual Report of Activities for older projects.

 

FUTUREGEN

2019-03-01 - 2021-12-31

FUTUREGEN aims to understand how entwined GENder inequalities in health and care-giving/receiving evolve across GENerations in connection with cultural and social contexts and individual realities, and how identified sex/gender inequalities may evolve in the FUTURE.

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Bridging the gap between legislation and practice in the posting of workers

2020-01-01 - 2021-12-31

The project studies the gap between procedures and practices in the enactment of EU rules on posting, identifies challenges and develops and shares effective ways of addressing these for posting companies and implementation agencies in cross-border collaboration.

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The EUROMOD microsimulation model

2012-02-01 - 2021-08-31

EUROMODupdate2 draws on the first update round (2009-2011) and aims to further develop and update the EUROMOD microsimulation model. A Policy Update 2012–2020 and subsequent updates to 2010–12–14–15–16–17 and 2018 EU-SILC data (in 2020) are part of this round.

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Alpine Space Transnational Governance of Active and Healthy Ageing

2018-04-16 - 2021-04-15

ASTAHG builds a transnational governance board to help Alpine Space regional governments to implement and monitor policies for active and healthy ageing, local governments to identify most suitable initiatives and social innovators to channel services and products.

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