General Assembly and Workshop in Warsaw

European Values Study and the University of Warsaw have organized the EVS General Assembly and a Workshop in Warsaw, Poland.

The General Assembly, chaired by Dr. Michael Breen (Chair of the Council of Program Directors) took place on Thursday 14th April. Representatives from 32 European countries discussed the Methodological Guidelines and the questionnaire for the data collection in 2017. The General Assembly was a very important step in preparing the data collection next year.


Members of the Executive Committee, Theory Group, and Methodology Group introduce the road map toward the next wave 2017




The Workshop "European identity, solidarity and generations" was opened to general academic audience and took place on Friday 15th April. Presenters from 12 countries gave presentation on topics connected to solidarty and European identity.




 Loek Halman, Chair of Executive Committee

EVS National Program Directors

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