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

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

Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies Special Issue – “Rethinking Integration. New perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in the Era of Super-diversity”

The Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies has published a Special Issue on “Rethinking Integration. New perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in the Era of Super-diversity”. The issue sheds new light on the question of integration addessing a range of diverse issues such as legal status diversity, tansition experiences, adaptation, settlement, spatial integration, and diasporic … More Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies Special Issue – “Rethinking Integration. New perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in the Era of Super-diversity”

WelfSOC Team at 15th Annual ESPAnet Conference 2017 – “New Horizons of European Social Policy: Risks, Opportunities and Challenges”

WelfSoc members presented a number of papers at the Annual ESPAnet Conference in Lisbon on 14-16 September. Katharina Zimmerman spoke on her work with Jan-Ocko Heuer on conditionality, using data from the focus groups. Heejung Chung discussed findings from her ESRC work along the WelfSoc Democratic Forums on labour market flexibility. Masa Hrast and Tatjana Rakar included … More WelfSOC Team at 15th Annual ESPAnet Conference 2017 – “New Horizons of European Social Policy: Risks, Opportunities and Challenges”