12th Annual ESPAnet Conference 2014 in Oslo, Norway: «Beyond the Crisis in Europe – New Opportunities for reconciling sustainability. Equality and economic robustness» – Stream 15 chaired by COPE members

We are happy to announce that Daniel Clegg (UEDIN) and Martin Heidenreich (CETRO) of the COPE team will chair Stream 15 „Poverty, Minimum Income Schemes and Active Inclusion“ of the 12th Annual ESPAnet Conference „Beyond the Crisis in Europe – New Opportunities for reconciling sustainability. Equality and economic robustness» in Oslo, Norway this year. For further…

Comparative paper on ‚Combating poverty in Europe: multi-level, multi-dimensional and multi-stakeholder models in local active inclusion policies‘

The comparative paper of work package 6 („Local arena“) ‚Combating poverty in Europe: multi-level, multi-dimensional and multi-stakeholder models in local active inclusion policies‘ by Håkan Johansson, Alexandru Panican, Anna Angelin & Max Koch is now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Five local reports on ‚Local Arena for Combating Poverty‘

The five local reports of work package 6 („Local arena“) for Dortmund (Germany), Glasgow (United Kingdom), Turin (Italy), Radom (Poland) and Malmö (Sweden) are now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Paper on ‚Dynamics and Varieties of Active Inclusion: A Five-Country Comparison‘

The comparative paper of work package 5 („National arena“) ‚Dynamics and Varieties of Active Inclusion: A Five-Country Comparison‘ by Daniel Clegg is now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Project REScEU – ERC Advanced Grant for Maurizio Ferrera (University of Milan, Italy)

We are happy to announce that our project colleague Maurizio Ferrera from the University of Milan, Italy has received an Advanced Grant of the European Research Council (ERC) for the project REScEU „Reconciling economic and social Europe: values, ideas and politics“. The project will start in 2014.

Paper on ‚Material Deprivation‘

The third paper of work package 3 („Statistics“) ‚Material Deprivation – an Analysis of cross-country Differences and European Convergence‘ by Sabine Israel and Dorothee Spannagel (CETRO) is now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Five national reports on ‚The National Arena for Combating Poverty‘

The five national reports of work package 5 („National arena“) for Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, Poland and Sweden are now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Paper on ‚The European Arenas of Active Inclusion Policies‘

The first paper of work package 4 („Europeanisation“) ‚The European Arenas of Active Inclusion Policies‘ by Chiara Agostini, Sebastiano Sabato and Matteo Jessoula (University of Milan, Department of Social and Political Sciences) is now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Two Papers on ‚Poverty and its socio-economic context in Europe‘

The first two papers of work package 3 („Statistics“) regarding ‚Poverty and its socio-economic context in Europe‘ are now available. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‘.

Paper on ‚Political Implications of the Current Debate on Poverty, Deprivation and Social Exclusion in Europe‘

The first paper of work package 2 („Theory“) ‚Political Implications of the Current Debate on Poverty, Deprivation and Social Exclusion in Europe‘ by Bjørn Hvinden & Rune Halvorsen (NOVA) is now available on our website. You can find it under ‚Dissemination – Project Reports & Papers‚.