Past Projects

Updated review of the performance of Western Balkan economies regarding the European Pillar of Social Rights (2020)

01/03/2020 - 15/04/2020

The updated reviews are a 2020 actualization of the existing reviews related to the European Pillar of Social Rights in Western Balkan: Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, Republic of North Macedonia, & Serbia.


Comparative analysis of inclusive employment of persons with disabilities

18/12/2019 - 31/03/2020

This project contributed to research aiming at a better understanding of challenges and opportunities for socially-inclusive companies to include persons with disabilities in the labour market and society in Europe.


Awareness-raising Action Workshops in the Member States

01/03/2019 - 30/03/2020

Many people are not aware of their rights and protection in the field of work and employment. The European Commission organised a series of local events focusing on one aspect in particular: reasonable accommodation at the workplace for persons with disabilities.


Microsimulation related to planned changes of Austrian family tax credit “family bonus”

15/02/2020 - 28/02/2020

This microsimulation analysis related to three different scenarios of the introduction and extension of the “family bonus” by the Austrian Government. Thus, the net distribution effects of the (planned) reforms could be mirrored.


Developing a conceptual model to address gender in long-term care

01/10/2019 - 20/02/2020

Gender has an important influence on how needs for long-term care arise, evolve, are experienced and addressed. This project aimed to develop a conceptual framework to address the gender dimension in LTC for the WHO Europe region.