On February 27, 2020, Lilia Ovcharova, director of the Institute, took part in the 8th meeting of the Public Council under the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation
The World Bank book "Exploring Universal Basic Income. A Guide to Navigating Concepts, Evidence, and Practices"
On February 26, 2020, the Institute for Social Policy at the National Research University Higher School of Economics presented the World Bank book Exploring Universal Basic Income. A Guide to Navigating Concepts, Evidence, and Practices. The book’s presentation was assured by Ruslan Yemtsov, Human Development Program Leader for China, Mongolia and Korea and one of the book’s authors.
Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience: Tenth Academic Workshop
On February 25, 2020, the Institute for Social Policy at HSE University held its 10th academic workshop devoted to Asian Long-Term Care Systems: Cases of China and Japan. This workshop being part of the series of events on Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience was organized in cooperation with the World Bank and with the support of the Russian National Association of social service providers (NASO).
Our Publications: First Edition "Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience", Collection of Papers Edited by Oksana Sinyavskaya and Olga Voron
The book recently produced by the Institute for Social Policy includes papers written by Russian and foreign experts on the basis of their interventions delivered in 2019 at the HSE regular academic workshop “Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience”.
On February 18, 2020, Oksana Sinyavskaya, Deputy Director of the Institute for Social Policy, presented the results of the analysis of data from the first wave of the Kazakh survey «Generations and Gender» at the Committee on Socio-Cultural Development of the Majilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
On February 17, 2020, Lilia Ovcharova, Director of Institute for Social Policy, participated in the Joint Expert Meeting of the Presidential Grants Fund.
On February 11, 2020, Lilia Ovcharova, Vice Rector of HSE, Director of the Institute for Social Policy, talked about standards of living and the quality of live of the Russian population in the live broadcast of the Moskva 24 TV Channel program ‘Zhizn v Bolshom Gorode’ (“Life in a Big City”).
Russian-German Panel Discussion "Farewell, Equality of Opportunity and Intergenerational Justice? Youth Unemployment and Poverty in Old Age. Policy Decisions on the European Labour Market"
On February 12, 2020, the discussion heard to Russian HSE researchers Oksana Sinyavskaya, Deputy Director of the Institute for Social Policy, and Vladimir Gimpelson, Director of the Center for Labor Market Studies, and German experts Peter Haan, Head of Department of the German Institute of Economic Research (Berlin) and Manuela Barišić, Senior Manager of the Project Work and New Thinking, Bertelsmann Foundation (Berlin).
Zhanna Zayonchkovskaya, Leading Expert of the Centre for Qualitative Social Policy Research at the Institute for Social Policy, is awarded the medal «Recognition – 10 years of successful work»
By order of Yaroslav Kuzminov, HSE Rector, Zhanna Zayonchkovskaya was awarded the medal for her professional performance and dedication.
The Institute team warmly congratulates Jeanne Antonovna on the award!
On February 6, 2020, Lilia Ovcharova, director of the Institute for Social Policy, participated in the meeting of the Commission on Economy, Budget and Prospective Development of Moscow City Civic Chamber focused on the 2019 outcomes and 2020 workplans.