On October 22, 2020, the Institute for Social Policy at the National Research University Higher School of Economics hold the 14th academic workshop on the topic of Modelling the distributional impact of the Covid19 Crisis in Russia: application of themicrosimulation model RUSMOD. The event was organized on the online platform Zoom in cooperation with the World Bank within the series of events under the topic “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”.
Lilia Ovcharova, Director of the Institute for Social Policy, HSE, speaks at the extended meeting of the Khabarovsk Krai Government
On October 22, 2020, Lilia Ovcharova, Director of the Institute, gave a videotaped presentation at the enlarged meeting of the Khabarovsk Krai Government devoted to the progress in implementing national goals and strategic tasks aimed at reducing poverty in Khabarovsk Krai.
The Institute for Social Policy continues to publish monitoring of the socio-economic situation and social well-being of the population.
Ekaterina Demintseva, head of the Center for Qualitative Social Policy Research, Institute for Social Policy, National Research University Higher School of Economics, made a presentation "Migration Policy in Russia: Challenges and Prospects" at the Russian Red Cross Summer School.
The new issue of the journal Russia in Global Affairs contains an article 'Created by the Pandemic' by Oksana Sinyavskaya, Deputy Director of the Institute for Social Policy, HSE.
Creating a museum of a typical five-storey building ("khrushchevka") in Moscow? Pavel Shulgin gives an interview to the TV channel Kultura
The federal TV channel Kultura raised the issue of creating a Museum of standard house-building of 1960s in Moscow on the basis of typical five-story houses popularly called «Khrushchevka» (after Nikita Khrushchev, the former head of the Soviet state, who initiated this social project). Pavel Shulgin, Head of the Centre for Regional Programmes of Social and Cultural Development of the Institute for Social Policy, HSE, gave an interview to the TV channel on this issue.
Svetlana Mareeva and her colleagues from the Center for Stratification Research have been awarded the grant from the Russian Science Foundation to continue the research project ‘Behavior Strategies of Population in the Post-Crisis Period: How Will the New Day-to-day Realities in the Lives of Russians Affect the "Corridor of Opportunities" for the Country's Development?’
The grant was awarded to the research team consisting of Svetlana Mareeva (project leader), Nataliya Tikhonova, Vasiliy Anikin, Yulia Lezhnina, Ekaterina Slobodenyuk and Anastasia Karavay within the framework of the President's Program for Research Projects "Research by scientific groups under the guidance of young scientists."
Olga Voron and Elena Gorina Speak at the International FAO Webinar "Impact of COVID-19 and Social Protection: What Measures Work?"
On July 8, 2020, the International Webinar "Impact of COVID-19 and social protection: What measures work?" organized by FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia heard to ISP experts Olga Voron and Elena Gorina.
Our Congratulations to the First Graduates of the Social Policy and Administration Master's Program!
We celebrate the first graduation on our master's program Social Policy and Administration. Program supervisors and teachers have prepared a video card for the graduates.