The European Centre is publishing scientific reports, policy briefs, working papers, a bi-monthly newsletter and an annual report of activities. Furthermore, individual researchers and research teams are distributing their findings regularly in books, peer-reviewed articles, blogs and stakeholder magazines.

Please refer to the Annual Report of Activities for older publications.



Protection sociale et société civile

Les contextes fluctuants de la protection sociale et du développement humain. Mise en oeuvre de politiques sociales. Priorités et recommandations


Facts and figures on disability welfare

What share of the population is defined as (severely) disabled in which OECD countries? And how many people are awarded what disability benefits? with what trends over time? Where are men and where are women more affected by work incapacity ­ and who is granted what entitlements? What are the main determinants of disability prevalence? Are expenditures still rising? ...


The learning age

This guide records the results of a project which aimed to share good practice in providing learning opportunities for older people between organisations in Austria, Hungary, Ireland and the UK.


Stakeholders’ perspectives of quality in supported employment

The basic idea of the project ‘Quality in Practice: Stakeholders' View of Supported Employment (SE) Initiatives’ was that the impact of Supported Employment depends on functioning partnerships between the different stakeholders in this process. At the core of all these objectives was the main target of defining relevant quality criteria in Supported Employment from the point of view of the different stakeholders.



Policies and services for children at risk

This publication documents the proceedings of an International Expert Meeting on Policies and Services for Children at Risk and consists of three parts: Who Are Children at Risk?; Orientations for Policies and Services for Children at Risk; Models of Good Practice in Policies and Services for Children at Risk.