„Round Table of Experts on Gender Equality & Migration”- Debate

The debate will gather Leaders coordinating Polish – Norwegian projects in gender equality and work-life balance funded from Norway Grants in the Polish-Norwegian Research Programme operated by the National Centre for Research and Development.

 

The following projects will be presented within our Round Table (participation confirmed):

POLFAMIGRA – The project „Polish female migrants and their families – a study of care deficit” is being implemented in the Department of General Sociology and Research on Migrations, Institute of Sociology at Maria Curie Skłodowska University in Lublin in partnership with University of Bergen, Faculty of Social Sciences. http://polfamigra.umcs.pl/en/

GEQ – “Gender equality and quality life –  how gender equality can contribute to development in Europe. A study of Poland and Norway”. The Project’ Partners are: Institute of Sociology, Jagiellonian University, Department of Population Studies, Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Chair of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine JU CM, Department of Medical Sociology http://www.geq.socjologia.uj.edu.pl/en_GB/start

TRANSFAM – “Doing family in transnational context, demographic choices, welfare adaptations, school integration, and every – day life of Polish families living in Polish- Norwegian transnationality” The consortium binds together Jagiellonian University, a social sciences research institutes Agder Research and NOVA and a non-governmental think-tank Centre for International Relations. http://www.transfam.socjologia.uj.edu.pl

WLB_GE (PAR MIGRATION NAVIGATOR) – “Socio-cultural and Psychological Predictors of Work-Life Balance and Gender Equality – Cross-Cultural Comparison of Polish and Norwegian Families”. The project partners are: University of Gdańsk (Project promoter), Institute of Psychology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Centre for Intercultural Communication (SIK), Stavanger Norway, International Research Institute of Stavanger (IRIS), University of Stavanger (UiS), Norway. http://migrationnavigator.org/info/?page_id=7

The debate will take place the 7th of March 2015, auditorium  C211/212, 17.05-18.35

The debate organized will also include practitioners, local and national NGO representatives whose main focus activities pertains to issues of gender equality and migration.

 

The debate "Round Table of Experts on Gender Equality & Migration" is funded from Norway Grants in the Polish-Norwegian Research Programme operated by the National Centre for Research and Development.

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