Institute of Sociology
of the Russian Academy of Sciences

About the Institute

The Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ISRAS) is a leading social research institution in the Russian Federation. It was created to advance social theory, engage in fundamental social studies and provide practical counsel to better the living conditions of the Russian population.

The Institute came into existence on June 14, 1968 as a further step to expand and develop the Department of Concrete social research of the Institute of Philosophy of the USSR Academy of Science.

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On 4-5 February 2019, Ufa will host the international forum "The Future Of Work: Decent Work For All", dedicated to the centenary of the International labour organization (ILO) and the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Bashkortostan.
 
Forum gathers the official representatives of the labor and employment ministries of BRICS, EU and CIS countries, federal executive bodies, and executive bodies of subjects (regions) of the Russian Federation, international organizations and scientific community to discuss the issues of decent work and social justice in the 21st century

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One of the sessions of the conference «Employment and Social Justice: Public Policies, Best Global, National and Regional Practices» is a joint session of the Bashkir Branch Of The Federal Centre Of Theoretical And Applied Sociology of The Russian Academy Of Sciences with the Research Committee 30 «Sociology of work» of the International Sociological Association.

 
The key purposes of the conference are: to discuss global and regional trends and transformational features in the world of work; to assess and compare their impact on employment and labor markets in different countries (or levels: national, local, sectoral); to search for new opportunities and mechanisms to ensure decent work for all, especially vulnerable social groups; to outline main principles of building and designing Future of work.
 
These issues are proposed for discussions in the following directions:
 
* Session 1. Non-standard employment: diversity of forms, scale of distribution, problems of institutionalization
 
* Session 2. Continuing education, labour markets and youth
 
* Session 3. Regional labor markets: differentiation, inter-regional flows and migration
 
* Session 4. Employment and social justice: public policy, global, national and regional best practices
 
* Session 5. Demography and health of the able-bodied population
 
The working languages: russian, english. For participation, please register at https://decentwork.ru
 
For participation as a presenter, it is necessary to attach an article drawn up in accordance with requirements given below (annex 1). Articles relevant to the topic and technical requirements will be published in conference proceedings and will be included into the Russian science citation index system.
 
Deadline for registration and submitting papers – January 10, 201
 

XX Kharchev methodological seminar took place in the Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences on October, the 22th, 2018. The theme of the seminar "Teoretical and Empirical Knowledge in Sociology: Current Challenges and Perspectives for Interaction"
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 XX Kharchev methodological seminar took place in the Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences on October, the 22th, 2018. The theme of the seminar "Teoretical and Empirical Knowledge in Sociology: Current Challenges and Perspectives for Interaction"

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