Conference on “Inequality and Social Protection in South East Europe”

Our researchers participated at the conference entitled “Inequality and Social Protection in South East Europe”, held on October 22, 2018 at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Belgrade. The workshop was opened by Sasa Randjelovic, vice-dean for finance and international cooperation of the Faculty of Economics at the University of Belgrade, Jelena Zarkovic,…

Our researcher at the Workshop “The Future of the Western Balkans in Europe”, University of Warwick, 6-7 December 2018

Our researcher Nermin Oruc participated at the workshop titled “The Future of the Western Balkans in Europe”. The workshop was held at the University of Warwick on 6-7 December 2018. Nermin presented recent labour market and social policy trends in the Western Balkans. The objective of this workshop was to bring together early career researchers,…

POLICY IMPACT ANALYSIS OF CHANGES IN LABOUR LEGISLATION IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA – ESTIMATING EFFECTS ON PUBLIC REVENUES AND JOB CREATION

CREDI won a competitive bid to conduct research “Policy impact analysis of changes in labour legislation in Bosnia and Herzegovina – estimating effects on public revenues and job creation” requested by MarketMakers program. The research is related to the estimation of effects of proposed changes for part-time employment, temporary employment and student employment. MarketMakers is…

National Workshops on Public Employment Services Benchlearning

Within the project of expert support to benchlearning among Western Balkan-6 Public Employment Services, several national workshops were organized: in Albania (30.10.2017.), Montenegro (31.10.2017.), Kosovo (01.11.2017.), Bosnia and Herzegovina (02.11.2017.), Serbia (02.11.2017.). Remaining two workshops will be organized soon: in Serbia (15.11.2017.) and Macedonia (22.11.2017.). In addition to workshops, retreat meetings were organized in order…

Analysis of Competitiveness of the Three Value Chains in Canton Sarajevo

CDESS project entitled “Analysis of Competitiveness of the Three Value Chains in Canton Sarajevo” was financially supported by Ministry of Education, Science and Youth of Canton Sarajevo trough Call for Co-financing of Scientific Research/Arts Research and Development Projects of Special Interest for Canton Sarajevo in 2017. This project aims to identify three key value chains…

Regional Training on Benchlearning for Public Employment Services in the Western Balkans

CDESS experts participated in the training with the PES representatives from 6 WB countries from the region, which was held in Belgrade on 14.-16. September 2017. The first ever assessors training on benchlearning for representatives of Public Employment Services (PES) from the Western Balkans was organized by the Regional Cooperation Council’ (RCC) Employment and Social…

Expert support to benchlearning among Western Balkan 6 Public Employment Services

CDESS, in a consortium with Budapest Institute, was contracted by RCC to provide expert support to benchlearning among Western Balkan 6 Public Employment Services. The purpose of this assignment is to contribute to enhanced cooperation and implementation of a “benchlearning” initiative among Public Employment Services of the Western Balkan economies, drawing on the experience of…

Participation in the 3rd LSEE Research Network Conference

Our Research Fellows participated in 3rd Conference of LSEE Research Network on Social Cohesion in SEE on topic “Social Cohesion and Economic Governance” organized in Skopje on 6-7 April 2017. The conference gather together researchers from all social science disciplines including social policy, political economy, economics, political science, public administration, sociology, and socio-legal studies. More…