Anneli Anttonen collaborated with UNRISD for the project inception workshop for New Directions in Social Policy, 2014. For the workshop, she wrote the draft paper “Varieties of Universalism" with Jorma Sipilä.
She also collaborated with UNRISD for the project Social Policy in Late Industrializers: The Nordic Experience from 2002 to 2004. For this project, she wrote a draft paper entitled Empowering Social Policy: The Role of Social Services.
At the time of her collaboration, she was Professorial Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Social Research at the University of Tampere, Finland.