Final Conference of the WoCaWo Research Project


Final Conference of the WoCaWo Research Project "Working Carers and Caring Workers: Making Paid Employment and Care Responsibilities Compatible? " was organised at the University of Jyväskylä on 7th June, 2011.


Conference program

Key note lectures:

  • Prof. Teppo Kroger, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Reconciliation between Working and Caring: New Policies Required

  • Prof. Sue Yeandle, University of Leeds, UK

Raising the profile of carers' to make care and work compatible: the UK experience

  • Prof. Yueh-Ching Chou, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan

Taiwan Research Team Report: Our findings and implications


Panel discussants Jouko Nätti (University of Tampere), Li-yeh Fu (National Yang-Ming University), Andreas Hoff (Zittau/Görlitz University of Applied Sciences) and Emiko Ochiai (Kyoto University). Chair Sue Yeandle (University of Leeds) in the middle.

Panelists (2) on 7th June, 2011