Giving focus to the Cultural, Scientific and Social Dimension of EU - CELAC relations

WP5 Results

The Social Dimension of the EU - Overview on its development, main instruments and future challenges

This document is a synapsis of a series of key documents and is not supposed to be a critical analysis of EU’s social dimension. In depth analysis of individual topics will be done subsequently in WP5 tasks. 

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Notes on The development of Social Policy in the Caribbean

The development of Social Policy in the former British Caribbean territories was influenced by several factors: their historical legacy; the local stimuli (e.g. civil revolts) and the international agendas of the developmental partners. 

This document is a synapsis prepared by Jessica Byron, Institute of International Relations, UWI St. Augustine, Trinidad, and Aldrie Henry-Lee, Sir Arthur Lewis Institute for Social and Economic Development (SALISES), UWI Mona, Jamaica.

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Meetings & Events

  • 11th of May 2017 - Chamber of Labour Austria: „Institutional power shifts in the EU and its consequences for social policy and gender relations“
  • 19th-21th of May 2017 - Annual Conference of the Association of Latin American studies in Austria: Partcicipation and presentation of first EULAC results in the Session: ¿De dónde vienes y a dónde vas? Migraciones transnacionales en/desde/hacia América Latina.




Reunión sobre las relaciones entre CELAC y la UE focalizando los dimensiones cultural, científica y social en la UBA el 10 de diciembre more

Paper on Mapping the development of Open Access in Latin America and Caribbean countries published in Scientometrics journal more

Radio Carve Interview, Uruguay more

Participación de Simone Belli en la mesa redonda “Uso, apropiación e innovación de metodologías para la producción de conocimientos en psicología” en el I Congreso Internacional de Psicología en la Universidad de la República de Montevideo. more

EULAC-FOCUS research concludes that international collaboration improves production and impact more

Expo Study in Europe, Ecuador, September 2018 more

6th EULAC-Focus project event in Santiago, Chile, 4th -6th December 2018 more

5th EULAC-Focus project event in Vienna, Austria, 5th -7th June 2018 more

Public event: The UN Sustainable Development Goals: How do they frame social relations between the European Union (EU) and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC)? more

Towards a Common Vision of EU-CELAC Relations - Vienna meeting, 7 June 2018 more