Past Projects

Analysis of non-take up of minimum income benefits in Austria

2016-04-26 - 2019-04-30

This project measured and analysed the target efficiency of the minimum income benefit and its predecessor benefit called monetary social assistance, the benefits of last resort in Austria.


European day of persons with disabilities: Rapporteur

2018-11-30 - 2019-02-15

The annual European Conference on the Day of Persons with Disabilities is part of the EU’s efforts to promote the mainstreaming of disability issues and to raise awareness of the challenges faced by persons with disabilities. The European Centre acted as Rapporteur.


Towards a rights-based approach in long-term care

2017-02-02 - 2019-02-02

The interest in a human rights-based approach resulted in the development of this index to monitor policies related to care and support of older people and to assess the extent to which countries protect and enforce the rights of older people.


A new framework for integrating health services delivery and long-term care

2016-12-15 - 2019-01-31

This project addressed the multiple challenges at the interfaces between health systems and long-term care (LTC) to develop recommendations and solutions with improved outcomes in terms of quality of care from a patient’s perspective, effectiveness, efficiency and equity.


European network on long-term care quality and cost effectiveness and dependency prevention

2016-01-01 - 2018-12-31

Against a backdrop of growing demand for long-term care, this project summarized existing evidence of cost-effectiveness of policies and interventions across a wide range of areas related to long-term care (e.g. informal care, integrated care, prevention and rehabilitation).