Publications

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 earlier publications.

 

2017

From disability rights towards a rights-based approach to long-term care in Europe: Literature review

The authors investigate the key concepts of the movement to secure the rights of people with disabilities in order to understand how the disability rights movement can inform the ongoing policy debate surrounding older people's rights, and potential limitations of the former model in securing the rights older people with care and support needs.

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The Buurtzorg idea as an evolution in Austrian community care

Kai Leichsenring and Heidemarie Staflinger (Chamber of Labour Upper Austria) examined the opportunities and caveats to transfer the model of community nursing by autonomous teams to the Austrian realms of home care delivery.

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2018

Comparative report on integrated case management for employment and social welfare users in the Western Balkans

The report shows that there is a lack of well-established partnerships practising integrated case management in the Western Balkans and that Territorial Employment Pacts are a model well-suited to providing an overall frame for an integrated case management system in the Western Balkans.

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2017

Annual Report of Activities 2017

More than a dozen of new projects started over the past 12 months, covering a broad range of social welfare issues.

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Realizing the potential of living longer

This UNECE policy brief addresses the potentials of population ageing and necessary steps to enable people to live active and fulfilling lives as they age.

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