On May 16-17, 2018, Lilia Ovcharova, director of the Institute for Social Policy, took part in the first federal “Productivity 360” Forum of the priority program “Increase of the Labour Productivity and Support of the Employment”
On May 16, 2018, Lilia Ovcharova participated as a speaker in the “Social protection” section of the Forum organized by the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation and the Nizhniy Novgorod Region Government in Nizhny Novgorod.
On May 15, 2018, the Institute for Social Policy held a scientific seminar on the topic "Modern problems of preservation and use of cultural heritage: the formation of the cultural framework as a method of inclusion of heritage in modern economic reality (on the example of the Tyumen region)"
The seminar heard a presentation by Pavel Shulgin, PhD, director of the Centre for Regional Programs of Social and Cultural Development of the Institute.
On April 25, 2018, IQ.hse.ru research portal published the article by Elena Selezneva, senior research fellow about the self-contained behavior of elderly Russians.
The Institute for Social Policy of the Higher School of Economics held a meeting of its regular seminar “Migration studies”
On April 24, 2018 Ekaterina Ermakova, Institute of African Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, gave a talk on "Disciplinary practices and boundaries of the public in Cairo through the eyes of a migrant" at the regular "Migration studies" seminar organized by the Institute of Social Policy at the Higher School of Economics.
On April 19, 2018, Ekaterina Demintseva, director of the Center for Qualitative Research in Social Policy, took part in the roundtable "Sociocultural adaptation of migrant children: from state strategies to effective management cases and successful regional educational practices" at the Moscow International Education Fair 2018
Participants of the roundtable formulated proposals for the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation regarding the adaptation of migrant children in Russian schools
On April 18, 2018, Lilia Ovcharova, Director of the Institute, took part in the work of the Public Council of the Russian Ministry of Labour and Social Protection
Council members discussed the support and development of the so-called “silver volunteering” – the volunteering of the elderly - in the Russian Federation and the development of the “Citizen – Government” dialogue via Internet: possibilities, mechanisms and themes of interaction with the reference population.
Session "Demography and labor markets" withtin the 19th April International Scientific Conference (April 13)
Ekaterina Demintseva, director of the Center for Qualitative Research in Social Policy, presented her study of the ways urban infrastructure is created and used by by migrants from Central Asia in Moscow.
Session "Social Policy" within the framework of the 19th April International Scientific Conference (April 12)
At the session chaired by Lidia Prokofieva, leading analyst of the Center for the Analysis of Incomes and Living Standards, Elena Gorina, senior research fellow at this center, presented her report "Social support for families with children in the regions of Russia: in search of successful practices."
Session "Middle Class" within the framework of the 19th April International Scientific Conference (April 12)
At the session chaired by Liliya Ovachrova, director of the Institute for Social Policy, Yulia Lezhnina, senior research fellow of the Center for Stratification Studies, presented her report "Russian middle class in social policy system: object or subject?"
Session "Actual Approaches to Studying Modern Societies" within the framework of the 19th April International Scientific Conference (April 12)
At the session chaired by Natalia Tikhonova, chief research fellow of the Center for Stratification Studies, and Vasiliy Anikin, senior research fellow of this Center, Svetlana Mareeva, center director, presented her report "Middle-income group in Russia society: position and dynamics", and Ekaterina Slobodenyuk, research fellow of this Center, presented her report "Where does the poverty line lie in modern Russia?"