Daniela Oliva


Daniela Oliva is a Sociologist.  She has run the Training and Labour Policies Area at IRS since 1992, and since 1979 she has been active in research, consultancy, training  in Master Degree programs and for public and private clients.  She is past President of IRS (2010-2013). She is a member of the Associazione Italiana di Valutazione - AIV and she was a member of the Directorate Council (2004-2007).   Main Areas of intervention:  professional training, education, integrated training systems, labour policies, orientation, gender and disadvantaged population equal opportunity. On these themes, products and services which regard: ex-ante project selection systems; the monitoring and evaluation of project, program, policy, accreditation and quality systems; the strategic reorganization of service providers projects and/or the realisation of public policies; the theme of employability in the sphere of IC Equal (in particular, immigrants).

Daniela Oliva is also President of Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale

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Flavia Pesce

Area Director

Flavia Pesce is a Sociologist and Director of the Training and Labour Policies Area. She received her PhD in Sociology from the Political Science and Sociology Department at the Università di Firenze. She is a member of EES European Evaluation Society and of AIV Italian Evaluation Society of which she was a member on the Directorate Council.  She is an expert in Gender Equal Opportunity Policy and Community Planning.
Her main areas of interest are:  evaluation of Gender Equal Opportunity Policies and Programs, evaluation of Training and Labour Policies and Programs, evaluation of Community Policies and Programs, analysis of the training demand in the Labour Market, planning monitoring, control and evaluation systems.

Flavia Pesce is also Board Member of Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale, Team coordinator of EU and International Affairs Area

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Bruno Dente

Scientific Advisor

Bruno Dente is also Scientific Advisor of Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale, Scientific Advisor of Administrative Policies Area, Scientific Advisor of Urban, Environmental and Territorial Policies Area

Daria Broglio

Senior researcher

Daria Broglio graduated in Sociology at UniversitÓ "La Sapienza" in Rome, where she attended a Master (II level) in "Fonti, strumenti e metodi per la ricerca sociale (Sources, Tools and Methods for Social Research)".  She collaborated with the Sociology Faculty collecting and elaborating primary and secondary data and bibliographical research.  She received her PhD in Social Science Methodologies.  She is a Researcher in the Training and Labour Policy Area at IRS, and she specifically follows the transition to work as she is an expert in the elaboration and analysis of data.

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Carmen Amerise


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