European countries strive toward equality, protecting citizens against discrimination by race, gender, age, disability, religion and sexual orientation. But what about Roma women? Disabled migrants? Elderly Muslims? People who belong to more than one disadvantaged group have a different experience, requiring special attention, according to Andrea Krizsan, research fellow at CEU’s Center for Policy Studies.
Revealed by the Commission on 14/09, a new report entitled "Mind the Gap - Education inequality across EU regions" highlights significant disparities in education opportunities and results across - and within - Member States.
Two publications on cross-border cooperation at the Hungarian-Slovak border have been published by Sara Svensson (PhD supervisee of CPS research fellow Andrew Cartwright), and Gergo Medve-Balint (formerly affiliated with CPS in the projects "Aging Populations and Land use in Rural Europe" and "Return to Europe - Reflections after 20 years of democratic renewal").
The CEU-IAS is pleased to announce a new Call For Applications for young researchers from Central and Eastern Europe in the framework of the fellowship programme 'Fresh perspectives on the new European democracies' funded by the Volkswagen Foundation.
Palgrave Macmillan has just published a book edited by Andrea Krizsan (Research Fellow at CPS and adjunct faculty at DPP) with Hege Skjeie, University of Oslo and Judith Squires, University of Bristol.
'Critical and Radical Social Work: An international journal' is an exciting new journal published by The Policy Press that will promote debate and scholarship around a range of engaged social work themes.