Publications by Type: Policy brief

2021

InCARE Policy Brief no. 1: Promoting Social Innovation in long-term care: A common narrative for change across Europe

Policy brief

This Policy Brief summarises the key lessons arising from a decade of European experiences. The InCARE project team argue that local innovators should shift focus away from 'best practice' initiatives and towards defining the 'best fit for purpose' initiatives.

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Having much, but not enough – Unmet care needs among community-dwelling older adults in Austria and Slovenia

Policy brief

This policy brief highlights the importance of examining unmet needs in long-term care (LTC) to ensure the right to affordable and good quality LTC. It presents findings from the DET_CAREMIX project which investigated experiences of caregiving and -receiving in Austria and Slovenia among care-mix users

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Balancing formal and informal care provision within varieties of familialism: Slovenia and Austria

Policy brief

In this policy brief we summarize the main insights from the DET_CAREMIX project that aimed to gain a better understanding of how dependent older people and their families make choices regarding care arrangements in LTC, with a particular focus on gender and socioeconomic inequalities in care.

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Policy Brief: Study results on mapping trends and policies to tackle homelessness in ten European countries

Policy brief

This Policy Brief highlights key issues of national policies in preventing and tackling homelessness in ten EU countries (selected based on their representativeness for different welfare types) and provides related recommendations.

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Monitoring the progress of the Western Balkan countries regarding the European Pillar of Social Rights

Policy brief

In this policy brief we focus on the six 2020 reports covering EPSR indicators in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, & Serbia.

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