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Ageing migrants: developing methodological tools for comparative research

English title Ageing migrants: developing methodological tools for comparative research
Applicant Nedelcu Mihaela
Number 166178
Funding scheme International Exploratory Workshops
Research institution Institut de sociologie Université de Neuchâtel
Institution of higher education University of Neuchatel - NE
Main discipline Sociology
Start/End 01.02.2016 - 30.04.2016
Approved amount 10'830.00
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All Disciplines (4)

Discipline
Sociology
Applied psychology
Social work
Health

Keywords (6)

ageing migrants; methodology; comparative research; social networks; transnational care; transnational social welfare

Responsible applicant and co-applicants

Publications

Publication
Editors’ introduction. Ageing as a Migrant: Vulnerabilities, Agency and Policy Implications
Ciobanu O. Fokkema T. Nedelcu M. (2017), Editors’ introduction. Ageing as a Migrant: Vulnerabilities, Agency and Policy Implications, in Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 43(2), 164-181.
Being lonely later in life. A qualitative study among Albanians and Moroccans in Italy.
Cela Eralba, Fokkema Tineke (2016), Being lonely later in life. A qualitative study among Albanians and Moroccans in Italy., in Ageing & Society, 1-30.

Collaboration

Group / person Country
Types of collaboration
University of Mainz Germany (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) Netherlands (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
University of Bern and Bern University of Applied Sciences Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Institute of Sociology, university of Neuchâtel Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Research Infrastructure
University of Geneva Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion (IMISCOE) Netherlands (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Research Infrastructure
German Centre of Gerontology Germany (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
School of Social Work of the University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication

Scientific events

Active participation

Title Type of contribution Title of article or contribution Date Place Persons involved
Research on Ageing Migrants in Europe. Current State and Future Directions Individual talk Ageing as a Migrant: Vulnerabilities, Agency and Policy Implications 03.11.2016 Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany Nedelcu Mihaela;


Self-organised

Title Date Place
workshop "Ageing in a context of migration. Transnational families and care arrangements along with migration and welfare regimes" 23.06.2016 Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Associated projects

Number Title Start Funding scheme
142219 Romanian Ageing migrants and the Welfare State 01.02.2013 Romanian-Swiss Research Programme (RSRP)
162645 Solidarités intergénérationnelles dans les familles transnationales. Eclairage par les arrangements de care de la Génération Zéro, ces grands-parents étrangers qui viennent garder leurs petits-enfants en Suisse. 01.12.2015 Project funding (Div. I-III)
160268 Ageing migrants: studying by comparing 01.02.2015 International Exploratory Workshops
160268 Ageing migrants: studying by comparing 01.02.2015 International Exploratory Workshops
139365 'Doing death' and 'doing diversity' in nursing homes 01.06.2012 NRP 67 End of Life

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