UPGRADE tackles challenges that are necessary to generate a higher outflow to the labor market among migrants of non-EU origin: exercise opportunities for work-floor language, tailor-made work placement and tailor-made vocational training, upgrading of survival skills, attention for psychosocial problems.
(Post) Ottoman Migrants and the Origins of the Modern World University of Antwerp
Improving the Labour Market Position of People with a Migration Background in Belgium University of Antwerp
Project Spanish Federal Research Fund: "Emotion, memory, linguistic identity and emotional acculturation: influences on the learning of Spanish as a migrant language" KU Leuven
Within this project (funding by the Spanish Federal Research Fund (FFI2017-83166-C2-2-R; Ministerio de Economía, Industria y Competitividad. Gobierno de España; PI: Susana Martín Leralta (Universidad Nebrija, Madrid), 27.467€) we investigate the possible impact of migration on language and emotions. Emotional experiences are closely related to the cultures to which we belong and the languages we speak. As a result of migrations, when people ...
From Here and There: Self-Reported Ways Migration Shapes the Spirituality of Internationally Mobile Adolescents in Europe KU Leuven
Interacting with both refugee and expatriate youth in three specific communities from around Europe, this qualitative project seeks to discover changes in religious belief and practice in response to the process of relocation. Whether forced or voluntary migrants, internationally mobile youth face pressures as they move daily between the home culture and the host culture. This research makes use of Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis to ...