POSITION OF CAREGIVERS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC: Analysis of the concept and implementation of social policy in the Czech Republic with focus on care for seniors
This is english written edited version of policy paper of sociologist Radka Dudova based on her analysis of the situation and position of caregivers in the Czech Republic. Publication presents the main problems the caregivers face in their jobs and on the labour market. Publication includes chapter about Gender aspects of the position of caregivers, Issue of care and social benefits, position of caregivers in care and pension system and economic perspective of support of informal caregivers in the Czech republic. Importantly, the addition to naming the greatest problems , the author brings possible solutions
SOCIAL HOUSING IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC: The impact of implementation of affordable and social housing on women threatened by poverty
This is english written edited version of policy paper of sociologist Kateřina Kńapova MÍT ČI NEMÍT SVOJE DOMA. The origin policy paper focuses on detailed analysis of the situation of four groups of women threatened by the loss of home that the author consider the most vulnerable. These are: solitary female senior citizens, self-providing mothers, homeless women (without a home or living in a homeless shelter), women living in emergency housing, women threatened by abuse. This edited version adds the impact of social housing on caregiving women and women over 50 years of age. Publication also include brief summary from the female point of view of The concept of social housing in the Czech Republic 2015–2025.