Invitation to the Final Conference of EXCEPT Project


EXCEPT project, led by Institute of International Social Studies (Tallinn University), invites to participate in the final conference of the project held on 14th of March 2018 in Brussels.

The seminar aims to advance the dialogue between policy makers, civil society and researchers to discuss new interventions for reducing exclusion in Europe. Exploring the youth stories and policy analysis, this seminar will involve policy and research experts from European and international institutions, who are at the forefront of policy analysis, innovation and implementation.

The following issues will be discussed at the conference:

  • The manifold experiences of vulnerable youth: insights into the real life situations young people at the margins of labour market face
  • Policy perspectives: What can we do?
  • Future perspectives: How can we avoid future old age poverty of today's youth?

Please see the draft program here.

Registration is open here.

Hosted by Tallinn University, SOGOLAS IISS and Horizon2020 project “Social Exclusion of Youth In Europe: Cumulative Disadvantage, Coping Strategies, Effective Policies and Transfer” in cooperation with the Estonian Research Council, Estonian Liaison Office for EU RTD.

Get to know the project on it’s website.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 649496