WP1 "Management and Coordination"

Working Group 1 (WG1) is the co-ordinating group for the action. It has specific responsibilities for:

    • Management / oversight of all work towards delivery.
    • Co-ordination of actions towards efficiency / effectiveness.
    • Network development during Action and towards sustainability.
    • Monitoring of participation in the network / action ensuring mutual training in perspectives, disciplines and methods.

The Chair and Vice-Chair of the action lead WG1; other members including leaders and co-leaders of the four other working groups, horizontal leaders, as well as other action participants. In order to achieve its management and coordination function, the group and its subgroups meet regularly by skype, and in face-to-face MC meetings.

Name Role Leadership role Country
Lucía Jiménez MC Member Chair and WG1 Leader Spain
John Canavan MC Member Vice-Chair & WG1 Co-leader Ireland
Carmel Devaney MC Member WG2 Leader Ireland
Angela Abela MC Member WG2 Co-leader Malta
Harriet Churchill MC Member WG2 Co-leader United Kingdom
Sonia Byrne MC Substitute WG3 Leader Spain
Ninoslava Pećnik MC Member WG3 Co-leader Croatia
Nevenka Zegarac MC Member WG4 Leader Serbia
Theodora Ene MC Substitute WG4 Co-leader Romania
Sviatlana Karpava MC Member WG5 Leader Cyprus
Branko Bošković MC Member WG5 Co-leader Montenegro (Crna Gora)
Ana Pizarro Carmona WG Participant Virtual Networking Support Manager Spain
Andy Lloyd MC Member Policy and Practice Group Leader United Kingdom
Camellia Hancheva MC Member ITC grants Coordinator Bulgaria
Cristina Nunes MC Member TS coordinator Portugal
Dr Eleni Meletiadou MC Member Dissemination Grants Coordinator United Kingdom
Jean Grasmeijer WG Participant Management Spain
Lucía González-... WG Participant Science Communication Officer Spain
Oriola Hamzallari MC Member STSM coordinator and Grant Awarding Coordinator Albania
Sofía Baena WG Participant Young Researchers Group Coordinator Spain
Agata D'Addato Policy and Practice Belgium
Alfonso Montero Policy and Practice Belgium
Álvaro Rodrígue... WG Participant Spain
David Herrera WG Participant Spain
Emanuele Bilotti MC Member Italy
Caroline Vink MC Member The Netherlands
Johanna Sellis Policy and Practice The Netherlands
Christopher Clouder Policy and Practice Belgium
Johanna Schima Policy and Practice Belgium
Pat Dolan MC Substitute Ireland
Orna Mager MC Member Israel
Pere Mulet Website Enterprise Spain
Tudor Rosu Policy and Practice Hungary
Carlos García-Medina WG Participant Spain
Christos Sidiras MC Member Greece
Cristina Llorens Website Enterprise Spain
Eleftheria Ioannidou WG Participant Greece
Elona Bokshi Policy and Practice Albania
Gusi Bertomeu Website Enterprise Spain
Javier de Frutos MC Substitute Spain
Katleen Govaert Policy and Practice Belgium
Njomza Llullaku MC Observer Kosovo
Pablo García Policy and Practice Belgium
Theodora Boutzeti WG Participant Greece
Vasiliki Maria ... MC Member Greece
Stephanie Lange MC Member Germany
Victor Petuya EU - Spain
  • Development of process / methodology for the creation of map of national family support stakeholders
  • Development of strategy and process for stakeholder involvement in the action
  • Planning schedule of Action meetings
  • Development of plan for exchange of experiences between Action members at face-to-face meetings
  • Development of term of reference for the sustainability of the network

Deliverables to Date

Other advances to Date

  • Membership process for the involvement of further participants
  • Guidelines for national leaders to support them in developing their responsibilities
  • Development of guidance document on authorship
  • Monitoring report on stakeholder’s participation
  • Monitoring report on Young Researchers involvement
  • 3 VMG enjoyed
  • 2 VNS grants enjoyed
  • 3 Dissemination Conference Grants enjoyed