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Wednesday June 9th, 2021 ARCO LAB

Fostering the inclusion of children with disabilities: the Emancipatory Research in Tanzania

In the Iringa District, conditions of children with disabilities and their families are very harsh. Despite some improvements in policies and regulations, the situation for education access is still critical. In fact, children with disabilities are often abandoned to themselves, hidden at home, and deprived of the opportunity to go to school.  In order to [...]

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Saturday May 15th, 2021 ARCO LAB

Assessing multidimensional well-being and capabilities of migrants hosted in the Italian reception system

How does migratory experience impact migrants’ well-being? In their paper “Assessing multidimensional well-being and capabilities of migrants hosted in the Italian reception system”, published on the latest issue of the magazine Science and Peace, ARCO Researchers Matteo Belletti, Federico Ciani and ARCO’s Scientific Director Mario Biggeri describe the evolution of the multidimensional well-being and capabilities […]

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SROI Analysis, measuring companies social performance

Measuring the SROI index, Social Return on Investment, allows large companies and/or organizations to measure the impact of their investments or corporate welafre projects in terms of social performance. The concept of social impact has received increasing attention in recent years, especially from social enterprises and third sector organizations that wish to know, evaluate and [...]

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Tuesday May 4th, 2021 ARCO LAB

Annual Report of the Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore, stakeholder engagement and innovation

The Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence was the first fabriceria in Italy to publish its Annual Report in 2016, beginning an annual process of social, economic and financial reporting. Every year, the Annual Report aims to narrate the successes and difficulties that the Foundation overcomes in protecting the cultural and artistic heritage […]

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Tuesday April 13th, 2021 ARCO LAB

CMDI, a new composite index to eradicate child deprivation from a sustainable perspective

In the last decades, both academia and UN agencies have increasingly adopted a multidimensional perspective in analyzing and addressing poverty and wellbeing. This was also due to the efforts of UNICEF in promoting the measurement and analysis of child poverty in its multidimensional definition. Following this trend, in their latest work titled “Measuring Child Multidimensional [...]

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Monday March 22nd, 2021 ARCO LAB

The first working paper of the project EUROPSHIP is online!

The first working paper of the project EUROSHIP- Closing gaps in European citizenship is available online! State-of-the-art review of indicators and data on poverty and social exclusion The working paper "State-of-the-art review of indicators and data on poverty and social exclusion" is the result of the collaboration of  partners from the Social Research Institute Tarki [...]

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Monday March 1st, 2021 ARCO LAB

Lavoro da remoto e Terzo Settore: gli strumenti online più usati per superare la distanza

Zoom, Skype, Google Meet, Microsoft Teams e tutte le altre piattaforme di scambio e interazione digitali sono diventate parte della quotidianità, compagni indispensabili per svolgere il proprio lavoro da remoto e collaborare a distanza. Come tutti i lavoratori, anche nel Terzo Settore ci si è adeguati a queste modalità.  Per capire quali strumenti hanno permesso [...]

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Wednesday February 3rd, 2021 ARCO LAB

Transition to Circular Economy at urban level, a challenge for everybody

In recent years, and particularly in the early months of 2020, the vulnerability of the linear economy model has strongly emerged. While the knowledge on need to act to reduce waste, its production  and environmental emissions spread,  we assist to a multiplication of initiatives inspired by the principles of circular economy. Alongside the numerous virtuous […]