Current Projects

New challenges and developments in life courses and related policies affecting women’s old-age pensions

2020-01-10 - 2020-12-31

The main focus of the project will be on new challenges and developments in life courses and related policies affecting women’s old-age pensions, mapping the situation in the six Board Member Countries of the European Centre (AT, PL, SI, ES, SE, CH). 

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Mapping trends and policies to tackle homelessness in Europe

2019-12-18 - 2020-12-31

The project looks at the extent to which states uphold and ensure the right to affordable housing, social support and health care. There is a focus on policies and services for older people, persons with mental health- and persons with addiction problems.

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Feasibility Study for the programme “Reforming child protection systems: strengthening children’s rights”

2020-06-01 - 2020-12-31

This study will analyse the current child protection policies in Albania, Armenia, Belarus, North Macedonia and Ukraine and evaluate how a new SOS Children’s Villages Worldwide regional programme will contribute to the human rights of children in these countries.

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Peer reviews and other mutual learning processes in the fields of employment, social affairs and inclusion

2016-12-22 - 2020-12-14

EU-28 Member States recognize the need to learn from each other. This can lead to improvements in capacity-building and better enforcement of policies as well as result in better performing and more inclusive labour markets and social protection systems across the EU.

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Study on Intergenerational Fairness

2020-01-10 - 2020-12-09

How do EU-28 Member States fare in terms of intergenerational fairness? To which extent did policy reforms and automatic stabilizers built in the tax and benefit systems have a distributional impact on the income of different age groups and cohorts?

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