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This section reports news & events about SPES Members' participation to meetings, conferences, seminars and workshops within the context of the Centre's research activities.

• Upcoming participations

• Past participations

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Upcoming participations

2008 March

• 2008, March, Fabio Sabatini will present the paper "Does Social Capital Mitigate Precariousness" at the international conference "Diritti e tutele nel nuovo mondo del lavoro, VI Convegno internazionale in ricordo di Marco Biagi", Modena, 15-19 March 2008.

• 2008, March, Fabio Sabatini will hold the seminar "Social capital and the quality of economic development" at the ICOM - Istituto per la Competitività, on 21 March 2008 in Rome, Italy.

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Past participations

2007 December

• 2007, December, Chiara Gallini e Alessandro Lupo presentano il libro di Matteo Aria "Cercando nel vuoto. La memoria perduta e ritrovata in Polinesia francese", Pacini Editore, Pisa, 2007. La presentazione si terrà nell'aula di Etnologia della Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia dell'Università di Roma La Sapienza, e sarà presente l'autore.

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2007 November

• 2007, November, Fabio Sabatini has presented the paper "Social capital and the quality of economic development" at the conference "Social capital and job creation in rural Europe" that has taken place in Lisbon, Portugal, on 8 and 9 November 2007. The conference is organized by EuroFound, the European Foundation for the Improvement of the Living Conditions.

• 2007, November, Fabio Sabatini has held the seminar "Social capital and the quality of economic development" at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Verona, Italy, on 12 November 2007.

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2007 July

• 2007, July, Fabio Sabatini has presented the paper "Social capital and economic development, the case of Italy" at the Workshop on Social capital, corporate social responsibility and sustainable economic development organized by EconomEtica and the University of Trento that will be held in Trento from 24 to 29 July, 2007.
Please follow the link for further details and to download the program.

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2007 June

• 2007, June. Il 1 giugno 2007, Fabio Sabatini ha presentato la relazione "The role of nonprofit organizations and social enterprises in the formation of social capital" nell'ambito del Festival dell'Economia di Trento che si terrà a Trento dal 30 maggio al 2 giugno 2007.
Segui il link per ulteriori dettagli sul Festival dell'Economia.

• 2007, June. Il 2 giugno, Fabio Sabatini ha presentato il paper "Capitale sociale, imprese sociali, spesa pubblica e benessere sociale in Italia" nell'ambito del Festival dell'Economia di Trento che si terrà dal 30 maggio al 2 giugno 2007 sul tema "Capitale umano, capitale sociale".
Segui il link per ulteriori dettagli sul Festival dell'Economia.

• 2007, June: Fabio Sabatini will present the paper "Social capital and economic development" at the Third Workshop on Civil Economy "Culture, Social Capital and Capabilities" organized by the University of Bologna and the AICCON Research Centre. The Workshop will take place in Forlì on 8-9 June 2007.
Please follow the link for further details and to download the program.

• 2007, giugno, Stefano Grando presenta una comunicazione dal titolo: Dinamiche delle conoscenze e visioni della qualità nei percorsi di  ristrutturazione dei circuiti produzione-consumo di alimenti in diverse realtà europee, al XV Convegno annuale della Società italiana di economia  agroalimentare dedicato a: L'economia dei prodotti alimentari: evoluzione e riorganizzazione dei  sistemi di produzione - consumo che si terrà a Bari, l'8 e il 9 giugno 2007.

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2007 May

Meeting on the examination system for the civil service in Italy

On 28 May 2007, SPES Development Studies has met the Taiwan Examination Yuan delegation. The subject of the meeting will be

The examination system for the civil service in Italy

The meeting has taken place at the Department of Law and Economics of the University of Rome La Sapienza at 15.00, and will be introduced by a keynote address by the Delegate of Dean of the Faculty of Economics, Prof. Roberto Miccù, member of SPES.

The SPES delegation included:

Prof. Claudio Cecchi, Director of SPES Development Studies, Research Centre at the University of Rome La Sapienza.
Prof. Elisabetta Basile, Member of the International Relations Committee of the University of Rome La Sapienza and Dean of the undergraduate degree schemes  in Economics of International Cooperation and Development and Social Sciences for International Cooperation and Development.
Dr. Stefano Grando, SPES Development Studies
Dr. Fabio Sabatini, SPES Development Studies
Mr. Luca Molinas, SPES Development Studies
Ms. Linda Calabrese, BA Economics for International Cooperation and Development, and student at Economic and Social Sciences for International Cooperation and Development Degree, Sapienza University of Rome.

The Taiwan Examination Yuan delegation included:

Mr.Tsai,Liang-Wen

Deputy Secretary-general(Leader of the group)

Mr.Leu,Lee-Jeng

Chief Counselor

Mr.Hsieh,Hwei-Yuan

Counselor and Division Director

Mr.Leu,Hae-Jiaw

Counselor and Division Director

Ms.Chang,Tzu-Yun

Counselor and Division Director

Mr.Su,Tin-Shen

Counselor and Director

Mr.Su,Chief-Rung

Counselor and Director

Ms.Yvonne Yuan

Counselor and Executive Secretary

Mr.Wu,Fu-Hui

Director

Mr.Doong,Horng-Tzong

Director

Mr.Wu,Ching-Tsang

Senior Rank Secretary (Staff)

Mr.Chiu,Chien-Hui

Section Chief (Staff)

Mr.Lin,Yiung-Ming

Section Chief (Staff)

Ms.Yao,Wan-Li

Specialist (Staff)

Ms.Chang,Han-Yu

Officer (Staff)

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Biobanche di cellule staminali cordonali

• Il 17 maggio, alle ore 15.00, presso la Sala del Cenacolo della Camera dei Deputati (Vicolo Valdina 3/A) si è tenuto il convegno Biobanche di cellule staminali cordonali tra norme comunitarie e disciplina nazionale, organizzato dal Centro di Studi Biogiuridici ECSEL e dall'Università di Roma La Sapienza, con il patrocinio del Comitato Nazionale per la Bioetica.
Segui il link per scaricare il programma.

ECSEL è il centro per l’etica e il diritto delle scienze della vita e delle nuove tecnologie, che svolge, senza scopo di lucro, attività di studio ed analisi delle implicazioni bioetiche, biogiuridiche e biopolitiche dell’innovazione tecnologica.

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2007 March

• 2007, March, Marcelo Enrique Conti is the Editor in Chief of the newborn International Journal of Environment and Health  (IJEnvH), published by Inderscience Publishers.

The IJEnvH is a fully-refereed scientific journal that provides an international forum for the exchange of information and the advancement of knowledge in the multidisciplinary field of Environment and Health. The aim of the IJEnvH is to stimulate the discussion and communication among scientists, researchers and experts with different background and expertise, involved, at different levels, with the study of environment and health problems.

• 2007, March, Claudio Cecchi and Attilio Celant participate to the Conference "Antropologia e pubblica amministrazione. La mobilità nel pubblico impiego", organized by SPES Development Studies and the Department for Public Administration of the Prime Minister's Office, and hosted by the Faculty of Economics of the University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, 21 March 2007.
Click here to download the complete conference programme.

• 2007, March, Maria Minicuci presents the report "La mobilità del personale pubblico: problemi e prospettive. Un’indagine antropologica a Napoli e Palermo" at the Conference "Antropologia e pubblica amministrazione. La mobilità nel pubblico impiego", organized by SPES Development Studies and the Department for Public Administration of the Prime Minister's Office, and hosted by the Faculty of Economics of the University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, 21 March 2007.
Click here to download the complete conference programme.

• 2007, February-May, Pietro Garau is among the organizers of the Seminar "Città PVS e Città del Millennio" hosted by the Department of Urban Planning of the University of Rome La Sapienza.
Click here to download the Seminar's complete programme.

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• 2007, March, Fabio Sabatini has presented the paper Social capital and the quality of economic development at the Conference "Social Networks, Transactional Economy, and Knowledge-Based Economy in Regional Development" hosted by the International Forum "Regional Development Policies as Vehicle of Reshaping Global Political and Economic Order" organized by the State University of Moscow, the MGIMO University of Moscow and the Higher School of Management of Moscow, Moscow, 4 March 2007.

• 2007, March, Fabio Sabatini has chaired the roundtable "Energy Policy, Regional Development and Transcontinental Interactions of Europe" within the International Forum "Regional Development Policies as Vehicle of Reshaping Global Political and Economic Order" organized by the State University of Moscow, the MGIMO University of Moscow and the Higher School of Management of Moscow, Moscow, 4 March 2007.

• 2007, March, Elisabetta Basile has held the lecture "Povertà ed economia urbana e la nuova “carta dei principi” della Sapienza per la cooperazione allo sviluppo" within the Seminar "Città PVS e Città del Millennio" organized by the Department of Urban Planning of the University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, 7 March 2007.
Click here to download the Seminar's complete programme.

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2007 February

• 2007, February, Pietro Garau has held the lecture "I processi di urbanizzazione nei paesi in via di sviluppo ed il “pianeta urbano" within the Seminar "Città PVS e Città del Millennio" organized by the Department of Urban Planning of the University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, 7 February 2007.
Click here to download the Seminar's complete programme.

• 2007, February, Pietro Garau has held the lecture "La sfida degli Obiettivi del Millennio e il concetto di “Città del Millennio” within the Seminar "Città PVS e Città del Millennio" organized by the Department of Urban Planning of the University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, 21 February 2007.
Click here to download the Seminar's complete programme.

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2006 December

• 2006, December, Claudio Cecchi has taken part in the International Scientific Advisory Committee of the International Conference The Ravage Of The Planet 2006, First International Conference on the Management of Natural Resources, Sustainable Development and Ecological Hazards. The Conference is organized by the Wessex Institute of Technology, UK and the University of Siena, Italy, and will be held in Bariloche, Argentina, 12-14 December 2006.

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2006 November

• 2006, November, Fabio Sabatini has presented the paper Social enterprises and social capital (currently under revision) at the Conference on Social Enterprise and Social Capital organised by the OECD LEED Centre for Local Development and the World Bank in Trento, Italy, 16-17 November 2006.

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2006 September

• 2006, September, Elisabetta Basile has presented the paper The Institutional Embeddedness of Indian Rural Capitalism at the Workshop Change, Institutions, and Identities in Rural India, to be held on 11-12 September 2006, Calcutta University – Kolkata.

• 2006, September, Marco Cavalcante has presented the paper Liberalisation and Poverty in Rural Tamil Nadu at the Workshop Change, Institutions, and Identities in Rural India, to be held on 11-12 September 2006, Calcutta University – Kolkata.

• 2006, September, Claudio Cecchi has presented the paper Social Capital and Rural Change at the Workshop Change, Institutions, and Identities in Rural India, to be held on 11-12 September 2006, Calcutta University – Kolkata.

• 2006, September, Christine Lutringer has presented the paper The Right to Land and Social Movements in Chhattisgarh at the Workshop Change, Institutions, and Identities in Rural India, to be held on 11-12 September 2006, Calcutta University – Kolkata.

• 2006, September, Giorgio Milanetti presents the paper Agriculture, Institutions, and Tribal Identities in Medieval Literature at the Workshop Change, Institutions, and Identities in Rural India, to be held on 11-12 September 2006, Calcutta University – Kolkata.

• 2006, September, Mario Prayer has presented the paper Society and State Institutions in Rural West Bengal at the Workshop Change, Institutions, and Identities in Rural India, to be held on 11-12 September 2006, Calcutta University – Kolkata.

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2006 June

• 2006, June, Fabio Sabatini has presented the paper The Role of Social Capital in Economic Development. Investigating the Causal Nexus through Structural Equations Models, at the Conference Social Capital, Sustainability and Socio-economic Cohesion hosted by the London School of Economics, London, June 29 & 30, 2006.

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2006 April

• 2006, April, Fabio Sabatini has held the seminar Social Capital: Definition and Measurement, at the IRPET (Istituto Regionale per la Programmazione Economica della Toscana), Florence, Italy.

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2006 January

• 2006, January, Fabio Sabatini has presented the paper Nonprofit and social capital, nonprofit as social capital (currently under revision), at the Workshop "Nonprofit organizations and the creation of social capital" hosted by the University of Padua.

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