Our Director Professor Peter Dwyer recorded a video and slides titled ‘Welfare conditionality: some issues and concerns for families and children’ which were presented at the ‘Picking up the pieces : the fallout of welfare reform’ forum on 20 October 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.
Publications: Conferences & panels
WelCond team member Dr Jenny McNeill presented a paper at the Australian Social Policy Conference held on 25-27 September 2017. View her presentation slides
WelCond team member Katy Jones presented a paper titled: ‘No strings attached? An exploration of employment support services offered by third sector homelessness organisations’ at the Feantsa European homelessness organisation’s annual conference. This year’s conference, held in Barcelona on 22 September, was themed on the changing profiles of homelessness and implications for services. View Katy’s presentation slides
WelCond team member Dr Jenny McNeill presented a paper to the 19th International Conference on Disability Studies held in Vancouver, Canada, on 7-8 August 2017. View her slide presentation.
WelCond team members held a symposium on welfare conditionality at the Social Policy Association annual conference on 11 July 2017. The presentations are detailed here. Read More
Our Director, Professor Peter Dwyer, addressed the School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, on 22 March 2017. View his presentation
Our highly successful event was held on 29 March 2017. You can view all the presentation slides below.
Citizenship, conditionality, and welfare chauvinism: EEA migrants in the UK
Professor Peter Dwyer, University of York, and Dr Lisa Scullion, University of Salford Read More
Our project PhD students presented their research over two days at an event in York. Listed below are the presentations with links to the students’ slides.
Can you ‘make’ families change their behaviour?
Emily Ball, University of Sheffield
Disabled person and welfare claimant: mutual identity or dichotomy of difference?
Joanne Brown, University of Glasgow Read More
Our Director, Professor Peter Dwyer, addressed a meeting at the Huddersfield Mission on 1 March 2017. Read his presentation slides.
Rotterdam City Council invited Welfare Conditionality Project Director Professor Peter Dwyer to speak at a national event about welfare conditionality in the Netherlands and more particularly ‘Tegenprestatie’. Roughly translated into English this refers to the ‘civic contribution’ that Dutch people are required to make when in receipt of social assistance benefits. View his presentation to ‘De zin en onzin van de Rotterdamse Tegenprestatie’, Rotterdam, January 18th 2017