The quality of gender equality policies: A discursive approach

A new article has been published by Andrea Krizsan (Research Fellow at CPS and adjunct faculty at DPP) and Emanuela Lombardo (Madrid Complutense University) in the European Journal of Women’s Studies.

Cars and Cashews: Consumer Culture Behind the Iron Curtain

To the West, the “Iron Curtain” meant a draping of much of Central and Eastern Europe with ideology utterly foreign to democratic and free market concepts. However, a vibrant consumer culture thrived in the region, encouraged by Soviet leader Nikita Krushchev, who believed that socialism could beat capitalism even in the drive for material wealth, traditionally considered a capitalist trait.

The Hungarian International Development Cooperation Policy to be discussed in the Hungarian Parliament in February 2013

CPS as the Hungarian partner in the project “Official Development Assistance (ODA) in the New Member States: Trade Regimes, the Private Sector and the Civil Society as Development Actors” will closely follow the forthcoming debates in the Hungarian Parliament concerning the creation of a new policy for international development cooperation. 

CPS to take part in a German Marshall Fund project

CPS has been invited to contribute to the German Marshall Fund project "Enhancing the capacity of Visegrad states, Romania and Bulgaria to act as ODA donors in the Black Sea region."

ACCEPT PLURALISM: A comparative overview of 15 European countries concerning Challenges to Tolerance in Political Life

A comparative overview report of 15 European countries concerning Challenges to Tolerance in Political Life was published within the ACCEPT PLURALISM project.

Call for application: Mundus MAPP: Erasmus Mundus Visiting Scholars in 2013-2014

The Mundus MAPP Consortium is seeking outstanding third-country scholars who are interested in contributing to the study program and strengthening academic partnerships with the Consortium.

Doctoral fellowship announcement at CEU

Call for applications for doctoral students for the study of management cultures and new work practices

NEW Application deadline: January 7, 2013

Lessons from Catalonia on Implementing Roma Policy

The article 'Lessons from Catalonia on Implementing Roma Policy' by Anna Mirga (Open Society European Policy Institute, Roma Initiatives Office) has been published on the Open Society Foundations websites.

CPS Research Fellow appointed as board member of PASOS

Andrew Cartwright has been appointed to board member of the Policy Association for an Open Society (PASOS).

Ethnicity and Education in England and Europe: Gangstas, Geeks and Gorjas

A new book evolved from the EDUMIGROM research program, presenting comparative, cross-national analyses of ethnic inequalities and policy interventions.