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World Pandemic Research Network (WPRN)

20. 04. 2020

EASSH has joined as a partner the World Pandemic Research Network (WPRN): assessing societal and human impact of Covid 19. This platform maintains a searchable global directory of research projects, surveys and initiatives about the s...

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EU Call for Expression of Interest on the Socio-economic and Behavioural Impacts of COVID-19

21. 05. 2020

On behalf of Harald Hartung, Head of Unit E4-Fair Societies and Cultural Heritage

We would like herewith to inform you on the launch of a new call for an Expression of Interest on the socio-economic and behavioural impacts of the Covid-19 outbreak response that might be of your int...

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Journal of Gerontological Social Work - Call for editor-in-Chief

14. 05. 2020

Journal of Gerontological Social Work is currently seeking applications for its next Editor-in-Chief...

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Social Work Journal - Call for papers

14. 05. 2020


Pandemics, Economics, Systems, and the Future of Social Work

Special Issue Editors: Anna Scheyett, PhD, and Laura Nissen, PhD

The COVID-19 pandemic and resultant concatenated economic crises have changed the world dramatically; ...

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11. 04. 2020

ESWRA is delighted to announce the winners of the Annual Awards for Outstanding Publication in European Social Work Research 

Annual Award for outstanding publication in European Social Work Research

Kenneth Burns, University College Cork, Ireland...

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The Book Series workshop -  submitting book proposals

11. 04. 2020

Despite the unfortunate postponement of the Bucharest conference, we would still like to hold the workshop on submitting book proposals that had been planned to take place at the conference.  The workshop, which will take the form of a webinar, will be run by the ESWRA/ Policy Press Research...

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05. 03. 2020


12th Summer School 10th - 14th August 2020 Helsinki, Finland

Experiences, encounters and engagement in social work research to be hosted by the Swedish School of Social Science, University of Helsinki (Finland), in coop...

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EU Funding opportunities

20. 12. 2019

The European Commission is providing a total of €178m for a newly announced call “addressing societal challenges”. There are 24 topic areas, spanning migration, disruptive technologies and public governance.
The list of topics can be accessed via the link below:<...

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Job Opportunities The University of Vermont

21. 11. 2019

The University of Vermont, Educational and Social Services is recruiting for 2 positions

1. The College of Education and Social Services at the University of Vermont seeks applicants for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position in the area of Social Work, beginning in Fall, 2020....

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Austerity, social work and welfare policies: a global perspective

08. 07. 2019

Published in June 2019 year this book examines the impact of the aftermath of the 2008 economic crisis on social work and welfare systems.

It outlines a new environment of austerity where reduced government commitment to tackling inequality and poverty is accompanied by increasingly punitiv...

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ESWRA Members Expertise Register

04. 11. 2020

As members, you may be the connection that others are looking for. The Resources Development Group has developed an online register where members can find colleagues who might share the same research interests and who has published in their field. We would like to invite you to add your details t...

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Human Rights on Trial

14. 05. 2019

Emilio Jose Gomez Ciriano, an ESWRA Board member, published this article in 2016 that may be of interest: ‘Human Rights on trial: a diachronic and comparative perspective on the situation of social rights in five European countries’ available to download free here: Continue reading »


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