Monday, May 28, 2018 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018
The European Social Services Conference (ESSC) is the European Social Network’s annual flagship event. Bringing together thousands of senior professionals from all sectors and across over the past 25 years, the ESSC has long been pioneering the value of...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Through the emergence of nascent forms of regulating business activities in the 1830s, Britain was the first capitalist country to begin to put in place system of social protection. That system is now being undone. The emergence (and ironies) of ‘better...
Europe, United Kingdom
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to Thursday, November 16, 2017
The conference will focus on the integration of refugees into the European labour market, and will aim to:
Provide a comprehensive overview of the refugee situation today;
Discuss important elements in the integration process; and
Showcase measures on ways of...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
This event aims to broadcast the most innovative initiatives in inclusive employment and entrepreneurship in Europe. It will also act as a meeting and discussion place for organizations working to assist groups facing difficulties in terms of their inclusion...
Friday, October 27, 2017
The EC-funded FreSsco network (Free Movement and Social Security Coordination) will organise a seminar in Zagreb (Croatia) on 27 October 2017.
The seminar is being organised by FreSsco in collaboration with its Croatian national expert, Ivana Vukorepa. ...
Thursday, October 12, 2017
In April, the European Commission adopted the European Pillar of Social Rights to guide a renewed process towards better working and living conditions in Europe. After the promised ‘Triple A’ Social Europe by President Juncker in 2014, the expectations were...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
The EC-funded FreSsco network (Free Movement and Social Security Coordination) will organise a seminar in Riga (Latvia) on 13 October 2017.
The seminar is organised by FreSsco in collaboration with its Latvian national experts, Ruta Zilvere and Kristine...
Monday, October 02, 2017 to Friday, October 13, 2017
The flagship course Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes is a two-week course aimed at providing policy makers, government officials and practitioners with an in depth understanding of the conceptual and practical issues involved in the...
Thursday, September 28, 2017
In many developed states regional and local authorities are given more powers in the field of the development and management of social security and welfare. The background of this decentralisation trend is diverse. Local authorities are thought to be in close...
Monday, September 04, 2017 to Friday, September 08, 2017
The purpose of this course is to provide a thorough introduction to EU social security law.
EU legal framework for social security
General principles of EU social security coordination
Rules on determination of the applicable...