Report – HiNEWS Final Workshop, 25 – 26 September 2017

by Mirza Balaj The HiNEWS project on Health Inequalities in European Welfare States organized a final workshop in Paris on the 25-26 September. The aim of this workshop was to present the results of the work packages and disseminate lessons learned with our collaborators and partners in academia, non-profit and governmental organizations. During each day … More Report – HiNEWS Final Workshop, 25 – 26 September 2017

New TRANSWEL Working Paper on Mobile EU Citizens’ Access to Social Security Rights in the Context of European Social Security Coordination

A new TRANSWEL working paper by researchers Florian Zabransky and PL Anna Amelina addresses the current debate around equality in access to social rights among mobile EU citizens. Project TRANSWEL analyses the social rights of EU citizens from the new EU member states who move to live and/or work in the old member states. Empirically, … More New TRANSWEL Working Paper on Mobile EU Citizens’ Access to Social Security Rights in the Context of European Social Security Coordination

WSF Scientific Coordination Office & HEALTHDOX Works Outing

The WSF Scientific Coordination Office team just held its first works outing, along with researcher Diana Burlacu and research assistant Tim Friedrich of project HEALTHDOX, who are also based at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. The outing started with an outdoor activity to get some change from the daily desk work at the Coordination Office. At Jungfernheide … More WSF Scientific Coordination Office & HEALTHDOX Works Outing

WSF Attendance and WelfSOC Book Launch at ESPAnet Conference 2017, 14 – 16 September, Lisbon

This year’s ESPAnet conference takes place under the theme “New Horizons of European Social Policy: Risks, Opportunities and Challenges” from 14 – 16 September in Lisbon, Portugal. Quite a few researchers from the WSF network will attend and present WSF perspectives on risks, opportunities and challenges for European welfare states to a broader academic public. … More WSF Attendance and WelfSOC Book Launch at ESPAnet Conference 2017, 14 – 16 September, Lisbon