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Short intorduction to EuroCohort now available as a video

In the new video of EuroCohort the project coordinator Prof. Gary Pollock and Prof. Chris Fox both from Manchester Metropolitan University, summarize the aim of the project and introduce the team work...
27
Aug
European Cohort Development Project presented at International Scientific Conference in Bulgaria

European Cohort Development Project presented at International Scientific Conference in Bulgaria

EuroCohort team members from Daugavpils University Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences Dr. Ilze Kacane and Dr. Alina Romanovska participated in the 5th International Multidisciplinary Scientif...

A TED talk by Helen Pearson on lessons from the longest study of human development

In April 2017 science journalist Helen Pearson discussed the lessons from British Cohort surveys at TED2017 conference held in Vancouver. The survey has been for the past 70 years study...
31
Jul
Memories of EuroCohort meeting in Jyväskylä captured on camera

Memories of EuroCohort meeting in Jyväskylä captured on camera

On the 2nd and 3rd of July the ECDP project team gathered in Jyväskylä to discuss the research design of EuroCohort. A recollection of this event in pictures by Flóri&a...

EuroCohort featured in a Flash presentation at the EuroScience Open Forum

MMU researchers had the opportunity to present EuroCohort during a Flash Presentation at the ESOF conference in Toulouse, France. A Flash presentation is a 3 minute talk that occurs straight after a p...
09
Jul
Research design of EuroCohort discussed at a meeting in Jyväskylä

Research design of EuroCohort discussed at a meeting in Jyväskylä

The third ECDP meeting for the design of @EuroCohort was held in Jyväskylä on the 2nd and 3rd of July. This was an opportunity to focus on developing the research design. The ve...
07
Jul
News of EuroCohort team in Portugal now on Facebook and Twitter!

News of EuroCohort team in Portugal now on Facebook and Twitter!

The EuroCohort team at University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) has set up a Facebook page and Twitter account to share their news. Visit their sites to know more about EuroCohort!
18
Jun
Community Reporters workshop held in Zagreb at the Institute of social sciences Ivo Pilar

Community Reporters workshop held in Zagreb at the Institute of social sciences Ivo Pilar

As part of the work package 6 "Engagement with children, young people and Families" of the European Cohort Development Project, Rachel Brewster from the People’s Voice Media (and the I...
15
Jun
The results of MYWeB project now published as a book

The results of MYWeB project now published as a book

A book “Measuring Youth Well-being” presenting key findings from the project MYWeB, the predecessor of EuroCohort, has now been published by Springer. The book provides first-hand evidence...

In the new blog post Gary Pollock talks about ECDP and Social Science Research Infrastructure strategy

Gary Pollock, the coordinator of EuroCohort project from Manchester Metropolitan University, explains in his blog post what the term research infrastructure means in social sciences. He stresses the n...
26
May
European Cohort Development Project presented on 21st Psychology Days in Zadar, Croatia

European Cohort Development Project presented on 21st Psychology Days in Zadar, Croatia

On 25th of May, Maja Tadić Vujčić, a research team member at Ivo Pilar Institute of Social Science, presented the European Cohort Development Project on 21st Psychology Days. The event was held in Zad...
18
May
EuroCohort introduced at a symposium attended by MEP Dennis Radtke

EuroCohort introduced at a symposium attended by MEP Dennis Radtke

At the symposium "Social reforms in Europe“ held in Tallinn Marge Unt (Tallinn University) introduced the EuroCohort project to the attendees, including the member of European Parliame...

EuroCohort blog is launched: read the first post by Dominic Richardson from UNICEF

The EuroCohort blog set up within the project web-site has come to life. The first blog post by Dominic Richardson, a Senior Education Specialist at UNICEF Office of Research Innocenti, discusses the ...
12
May
UNIBO presents EuroCohort at an international workshop on sampling methods

UNIBO presents EuroCohort at an international workshop on sampling methods

In the context of the Jean Monnet Chair SAMPLEU Workshop on "Small Area Methods and living conditions indicators in European poverty studies in the era of data deluge and Big data" in Pisa (...
30
Apr
ECDP second meeting 26-27 April 2018, Zagreb

ECDP second meeting 26-27 April 2018, Zagreb

ECDP consortium members gathered to second project meeting in Zagreb on 26 April and 27 April. After the introductory talk by the project coordinator Gary Pollock (Manchester Metropolitan University),...