FutuRes researchers met and spoke with distinguished experts from politics, business, science and civil society at the Berlin Demography Days 2024. Three of our research leaders presented their work in expert panels from 23-25 January.
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FutuRes is pleased to be a partner in the next Berlin Demography Days. The theme will be “Overcoming Crises – Shaping Policy for an Uncertain Future”. We invite you to join us for panel discussions with distinguished experts from politics, business, science and civil society
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Connecting Population and Crisis Foresight to Policy Challenges
Whether slow-onset changes or abrupt “shocks”, research evidence can help reduce the “fog of uncertainty” when it comes to societal developments. In particular, policy makers often look for research tools that can predict changes in population dynamics so that they can plan how to manage them.
Outcomes of the first FutuRes Policy Lab
Participants from science, politics and civil society discussed factors for building societal “resilience” in Europe at the first FutuRes Policy Lab meeting.
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Low birth rates: Ten steps towards more baby-friendly policies for 2024 and beyond
by Anna Rotkirch, Population Research Institute, Väestöliitto (The Family Federation of Finland)
A public panel of European experts on the subject of work has launched the “FutuRes Policy Lab”. The experts from science and politics came together online on Tuesday, June 27 2023
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Quality of Working Life as Key to a more Resilient Labour Market" | A FutuRes Policy Lab Dialogue
with Beatrice Covassi, European Parliament | Jutta Allmendinger, WZB Berlin Social Science Center | Massimiliano Mascherini, European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions | Arnstein Aassve, crisis resilience expert, Bocconi University | Ulrich Becker, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich.
By Apolline Parel, AGE Platform Europe
The EU should build its policies upon the resilience of older people.
As a partner in this project, AGE Platform Europe will address the aspects of human-rights and non-discrimination.