Marco Bellucci, PhD student in accounting at the University of Pisa and coordinator of the Social Economy Unit at ARCO, and Giacomo Manetti, Associate professor in accounting at the University of Florence and member of the scientific committee of ARCO, have recently published an article on the well-known Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal (AAAJ, Volume […]
On the first anniversary of the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, Oxfam and ARCO publish their Position Paper “Where change happens”, emphasisig the importance of promoting actions for sustainable development at the local level where people live and interact. In particular, this Position Paper aims at describing how local governance processes play a crucial role […]
Presentation of the WeWorld INDEX 2016 Report: “Children, adolescents and women: the world of the excluded”
After the Foreign Ministry, ISPI, the University of Turin and the University of Bergamo, it is ARCO and the University of Florence that will host the presentation of the report on the condition of children “WeWorld Index 2016” by the NGO WeWorld Onlus. The report pays special attention to the wellbeing of children, adolescents and […]
The 2nd Edition of our Summer School on impact evaluation methodologies concluded last week with a lively panel session! Participants had the chance to present their own works and get professors’ feedback to improve their pieces of research. This year edition gathered 21 practitioners, researchers and PhD students from all over the world. Prof. Donald […]
ARCO Director, Enrico Testi at the “SDGs and Corporate Social Responsability” event, organized by Unipol Group.
ARCO Director, Enrico Testi will give the closing speech at the “SDGs and Corporate Social Responsibility” event organized by Unipol Group. The event will be held on Wednesday, September 21, at Serre Torrigiani, Florence from 10.00 am. It will be a valuable chance to discuss firms’ potential contribution to the achievement of the Sustainable Development […]
The “Union of Persons with Disabilities” in Hebron and Beith Sahour sustains the Italian onlus #Vorreiprendereiltreno
During the emancipatory research project implemented by the ARCO’s researchers in Palestine it is now time to talk about the dissemination strategies to spread the results and activities of the research: which strategies are the most effective? Which channels should be used? How to choose the target? In dealing with this topic, the ARCO’s researcher, […]
Today, Prof. Mario Biggeri will participate, as a Keynote Speaker, to the International Conference “Child Poverty in Times of Crisis” that takes place in Salzburg, organized by ASAP (Academics Stand Against Poverty) and the Centre for Ethics and Poverty Research of the University of Salzburg. The invitation represents an important recognition of his teaching and […]
2nd Edition of ARCO’s Summer School on Impact Evaluation Methodologies: now available the detailed Program & the Timetable
Are you interested in ARCO’s Summer School on Impact Evaluation Methodologies? Now you can download the Timetable and the detailed Program of the course. If you are not registered yet, please click here. Few places left!!!!
Federico Ciani, Caterina Arciprete e Carmela Nitti, researcher of ARCO trained 22 professionals engaged in the Third Sector during a course organised by Aforisma – Centro Studi e Formazione. The first lesson was focused on the biopsychosocial approach to disability and on the UNCRPD – the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. […]