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Central and Eastern Europe: Work, Employment and Societies between Transition and Change

The international conference "Central and Eastern Europe: Work, Employment and Societies between Transition and Change" organized by the Université d’Evry-Val-d’Essonne will be held on 21-22 November 2013 in Evry, France.

Winter school : New skills and occupations in Europe: Challenges and possibilities

The Center for European Policy Studies is organizing a winter school on new skills and occupation in Europe between November 25-27, 2013 in Brussels.

Call for application: 12 PhD and 2 postdoc position vacancies

EDUWORKS, the EU-Funded FP7 Marie Curie Initial Training Network is currently recruiting 12 PhD candidates and 2 PostDoc researchers.

The Effects of Reducing Social Allowance in Rural Hungary - A qualitative inquiry

The research project run by the Pro-Cserehat Association in 2012-2013 aimed to explore the consequences of legislative changes in Hungarian social aid regulations since January 2012.

Experienced Researcher vacancy in Changing Employment project

The University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, UK), the program coordinator of the ITN 'ChangingEmployment' network, is searching for an Experienced Researcher (ER) to be employed for the period of two years to undertake a program of research within Theme 2: Inclusion and Exclusion.

Three reports examine development assistance from new EU member states

CPS research fellows contribute to three reports released as part of multi-member project led by the Center for Economic Development (CED) that examine how new EU member states contribute to development assistance in third countries.

New publication: Roma migration to and from Canada

A new e-book 'Roma Migration to and from Canada: The Czech, Hungarian and Slovak Case' edited by CPS researcher Zsuzsanna Vidra has been published by CEU CPS.

Call for Applications: Roma Policy Research Fellowship

Organized by the Roma Initiatives Office and the Think Tank Fund, this program supports young Roma MA and PhD graduates in social sciences and humanities to develop new skills under the guidance of experienced research staff at mainstream think tanks.

Faces and Causes of Roma Marginalization in Local Settings: Hungary, Romania, Serbia

A joint initiative of the United Nations Development Programme Bratislava Regional Center, the Roma Initiatives Office and the Making the Most of EU Funds for Roma Inclusion program of the Open Society Foundations, and the Central European University/Center for Policy Studies.

Gender Equality Index launched in Brussels

The Gender Equality Index, launched on 13 June 2013 during a high-level conference in Brussels, will become one of the milestones of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE), the knowledge centre on gender issues in the EU.