NJMR 3(2) 2013 out now

The issue consists of a Special Issue on the glocalisation of care in the Nordic countries, with an introduction by the guest editors Sirpa Wrede and Lena Näre.

The Summer 2013 issue of the Nordic Journal of Migration Research is out now, and all articles are freely accessible here

The articles of the special issue are written by Anna Gavanas, Lena Näre, Rannveig Dahle, Marie Louise Seeberg and Antero Olakivi, and they include perspectives on glocalised care work in Sweden, Norway and Finland.

In addition to the special issue articles, there is also an article by Susanne Urban on restaurant work as a stepping stone of immigrants to the rest of the labour market, as well as our regular book review section.

Call for abstracts

PRIO invite submission of abstracts for a workshop on Migrant Integration and Transnationalism in Contemporary Europe. Deadline: 15 August 2013. 

The workshop will take place at PRIO 24-25 October 2013.

Further information and online abstract submission here

The workshop is organised by the Standing Committee on Interactions of Migrant Integration and Transnationalism in Europe (IMITE) funded by the IMISCOE network. The Standing Committee consists of members from Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Maastricht Graduate School of Governance (MGSoG) and Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO).