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Changing Demography – Changing Families: RC06 & RC41 Joint Conference in 2018

ISA research committees on Family (RC06) and Population (RC41) will have its first joint meeting in Singapore hosted by the National University of Singapore Centre for Family and Population Research (NUS CFPR). We welcome participants to submit abstracts addressing the following topics:

– Children and youth
– Transition to adulthood
– Aging and the life course
– Education
– Comparative studies
– Data and methods
– Historical studies
– Network analysis
– Fertility
– Sexuality and reproductive health
– Family and household
– Family and work
– Marriage and union
– Non-normative families
– Gender
– Formal demography
– Population dynamics
– Population and environment/development
– State, family and population
– Race and ethnicity
– Labor force
– Migration and urbanization
– Social capital
– Poverty and inequality
– Health and mortality
– Social safety nets

Submission of abstracts is now open.


Deadline for abstract submission: 1 November 2017.

For more information, please check the website here.

Our RC06 Gazette is out!

Our first newsletter of 2017 is out! Available here

Exciting events, publications, and much more in this edition of the RC06 Gazette. In particular, please check the Call for Papers for our 2017 conference in Mexico City and our 2018 events.

RC06 Conference in Mexico: ‘Inequalities and Families: An Interdisciplinary Perspective’

Deadline for abstracts has been extended until the end of August.

Please submit your abstracts (max. 300 words) to rc06.isa@politicas.unam.mx by the 31st of August.

The conference website is available here: https://sites.google.com/politicas.unam.mx/inequalitiesandfamilies
(more information will be added soon).

Feel also free to contact the LOC, if you require any assistance: Dr Lukasz Czarnecki, lukasz@comunidad.unam.mx