The conference will be organized by the Institute of Social Policy at the University of Warsaw with the cooperation of ICRA Foundation from 22th to 24th September.

The theme of the conference this year is social investment and development.


Organizers particularly welcome stream proposals that would refer to the following topics:

  • social cohesion,
  • migration and integration,
  • family and family policy,
  • gender,
  • politics of the welfare state,
  • values, attitudes and beliefs in social policy,
  • work and employment,
  • civil society,
  • local social policy,
  • education.


The call for stream proposals for the 3rd International Conference ESPAnet Poland is open till 15th March.


Conference organizers: Anna Kurowska (Institute of Social Policy, University of Warsaw) – conference coordinator, Dorota Szelewa (ISP UW and ICRA Foundation), Justyna Piecha (ISP UW) – secretary of the conference.


All the details about the conference can be found at