European Social Citizenship

13 January 2023
Start time 
9:00 am
Palazzo Paolo Prodi - Via Tommaso Gar 14, Trento
Target audience: 
Online – Registration required
Registration deadline: 
12 January 2023, 12:00
Contact details: 
Staff Dipartimento di Lettere e Filosofia
0461 281788


9:00 Welcome and Introduction

  • Michele Nicoletti (University of Trento)

9:30-11.30: First Session

Chair: Giuseppe Nesi (University of Trento)

9:30-10:30 Economic Vulnerability and Social Citizenship: Social Rights against Exploitation

  • Olivier de Schutter, UC Louvain, UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights

Discussant: Louisa Parks (University of Trento)

10:30-11:30 Fair Remuneration, Minimum Wages and Prevention of In-Work Poverty: Considering EU-Law and the European Social Charter

  • Monika Schlachter, University of Trier, IAAEU– Institut for Labour Law and Industrial Relations in the EU

Discussant: Luca Nogler (University of Trento)


12:00-13:00 Second Session

Chair: Elena Ioriatti (University of Trento)

Legal Resources for Developing a European Social Union

  • Bruno de Witte, Maastricht University, European University Institute–Florence

Discussant: Marco Dani (University of Trento)


15:00-17:00 Third Session

Chair: Luisa Antoniolli (University of Trento)

Freedom and Precariousness: European Social Citizenship and Platform Economy

  • Karin Lukas, Boltzmann Institute of Fundamental and Human Rights, Vienna

Discussant: Federico Tomasello (University of Messina)

16:00-17:00 Building Social Citizenship through an Effective European Instrument for the Protection of Social Rights: The Potential of the ESC System

  • Giuseppe Palmisano, University Roma3, General Rapporteur of the European Committee of Social Rights

Discussant: Lorenza Luisetto (University of Michigan), Lorenzo Mola (University of Torino)

17:15-18.00 Fourth Session

Chair: Luca Nogler (University of Trento)

Conclusion: Carlo Ruzza (University of Trento)

The event is organised in the framework of the Jean Monnet project MoSE: Enhancing European Citizenship. Towards a More Social EuropePrincipal Investigator: Michele Nicoletti, Project Manager: Tiziana Faitini