ARCO at HDCA 2015 Conference in Washington

ARCO at HDCA 2015 Conference in Washington

Posted by on Sep 16, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Again this year we attended the Annual Conference of the Human Development and Capability Association (HDCA), which was hosted by Georgetown University, in Washington, D.C. on the theme “Capabilities on the Move: Mobility and Aspirations” on 10th-13th September. During the conference we presented the results of our several research activities on our core areas of […]

Get the last book published by scholars of ARCO Lab!

Get the last book published by scholars of ARCO Lab!

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Title: Sustainable Human Development: A new territorial and people-centred perspective Authors: Mario Biggeri and Andrea Ferrannini Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Click here to see the Contents and Sample chapter Endorsements ‘The book’s perspective is especially relevant, as the world cogitates about the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals agenda, because in the next few decades the synergies between […]

Mario Biggeri invited as keynote speaker at the International Seminar of the National Commission on Child and Youth de Chile

Mario Biggeri invited as keynote speaker at the International Seminar of the National Commission on Child and Youth de Chile

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Mario Biggeri – Scientific Director of ARCO Lab – was invited as keynote speaker at the International Seminar of the National Commission on Child and Youth de Chile, which was held in Santiago de Chile on 27th-28th April 2015. The Chilean Government – through its National Commission on Child and Youth – is undertaking great […]

ARCO presents its evaluation methodologies for disability policies at the Centro per l’Autonomia Umbro Seminar

ARCO presents its evaluation methodologies for disability policies at the Centro per l’Autonomia Umbro Seminar

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

Arco researchers will participate to the Seminar: Vita indipendente ed inclusione nella società delle persone con disabilità, that will be held in Terni, on the April 2nd . 2015, organised by the Centro per l’Autonomia Umbro, in collaboration with Centro Servizi per il Volontariato (CeSVol), Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Terni e Narni (CARIT) and […]

Welfare and Disability: Change Opportunities

Welfare and Disability: Change Opportunities

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

ARCO Lab will participate to the conference Welfare and Disability: Change Opportunities. The Conference, organized by LEDHA (Association for Disable People Rights) and the Lombardia Region, will be held at the Mantovani Furioli room at the Collegio Padri Oblati – Corso Europa, 228 – Rho. During the conference ARCO Lab will present its research activity […]

Last paper published by ARCO’s scholars on JHDC

Last paper published by ARCO’s scholars on JHDC

Posted by on Feb 21, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Authors: Mario Biggeri & Andrea Ferrannini Title: Opportunity Gap Analysis: Procedures and Methods for Applying the Capability Approach in Development Initiatives Journal of Human Development and Capabilities: A Multi-Disciplinary Journal for People-Centered Development Vol. 15, n°1, pp. 60-78 DOI: 10.1080/19452829.2013.837036 To access this article click here.

O-Gap Analysis

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Servizi | No Comments

How is it possible to assess the differences of opportunities among people with different social, economic and physical characteristics within the same community? How is it possible, to monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of specific development initiatives that aim to expand people’s opportunities? The O-Gap Analysis is an innovative participatory methodology elaborated by ARCO Lab […]