The team of the European Centre, Kai Leichsenring and Magdi Birtha, provided an online training on ‘Quality assurance in delivering social services – from commissioning to monitoring performance’ to the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of Armenia, on 20 and 21 June 2023. Around 40 officials from the Armenian Ministry and public authorities exchanged and discussed about how to define quality of delivering social services and organise quality management systems for services that support persons with disabilities, older people with care needs and children. The training is part of the Bridge Building peer reviews and trainings project and financed by the Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection of Austria. Check out the BB Peer Review activities here.
Throughout 07 and 08 June 2022, the European Centre team provided a training on the topic “financing social services” for the North Macedonian authorities.
The European Centre provided training sessions on integrated case management, integrated employment and social protection support for the Armenian authorities in spring 2022.
The European Centre hosted with great success the first virtual 2021 Summer School on Evaluation in Social Policies in August 2023.
The BB Peer Review Moldova Report gathers important insights gained during the BB Peer Review and aims at further sharing these insights and lessons learnt of the participating delegations of the BB countries.
The North Macedonian Ministry and the European Centre hosted the online peer review “Deinstitutionalisation of children and persons with disabilities” in February 2023.