Current Projects

The effect of COVID-19 on poverty and material deprivation of children in Austria

01/01/2023 - 30/06/2024

We contribute to the raising empirical evidence on poverty and material deprivation of children in Austria by analysing the respective consequences of the COVID-19 crisis during 2020 and 2021. The study takes a comprehensive approach and analyses different aspects related to child poverty.


Bridge Building Peer Reviews and Trainings

01/06/2021 - 31/03/2024

The project builds on the need for mutual learning between countries of the Bridging (BB) Function.The European Centre offers Peer Reviews and Training dedicated to specific topics in social welfare. By implementing mutual learning activities in the BB countries the European Centre collaborates with its National Liaison Officials (NLO's).


Assessment of the channels of information and their use in the posting of workers

01/09/2022 - 28/02/2024

The aim of the Info-POW project is to identify and assess new as well as existing challenges and needs of undertakings in the construction sector in five countries in accessing and using relevant information regarding the process of posting workers. It is a joint research project of 5 research institutions and associated partners from Austria, Belgium, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia and the EU.


European Community of Practice on Partnership

06/10/2021 - 06/01/2024

The European Community of Practice on Partnerships is set up to review the existing European Code of Conduct and prepare proposals for its update for 2021-2027 period. 


Technical support for the Development and Update of EUROMOD

01/01/2021 - 31/12/2023

EUROMODupdate3 draws on the previous update rounds (2009-2011 and 2012-2020) and aims to further develop and update the EUROMOD microsimulation model. A Policy Update 2021–2024 and subsequent updates to 2019 (in 2021) –20–21 and 2022 EU-SILC data are part of this round.