Reaching Consensus on Migration Health Data

written by Nikolett Arnold In order to facilitate the realization of those tasks highlighted in numerous high level documents and declarations as well as acting in line with our WCC TOR, we propose that University of Pécs Medical School and its WCC, in cooperation with WHO EURO PHAME program and with the support and participation […]

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New Research Group ‘Migration, Care and Ageing’ Established in Finland

by Ulla Buchert Members of the research group from left to right: Vanessa May, Sirpa Wrede, Anastasia Asikainen, Laura Kemppainen, Anne Kouvonen, Anna-Leena Riitaoja, Nuriiar Safarov, Ulla Buchert, Veera Koskinen, Antero Olakivi. A new Finnish research group ‘Migration, Care and Ageing’ (MICA) started its’ work in the beginning of the last year. The group is […]

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Talking about life and death

written by Dr Gudule Boland Intercultural palliative care Talking about life and death isn’t easy for anyone. Migrant families find it even more difficult. To stimulate conversations about the last phase of life, Pharos – centre of expertise on health disparities – has made films to stimulate families to talk about it. Important topics in […]

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Eniec members in the Conference “Care for and social well-being of older migrants”

Next year on the 19th of February five of our ENIEC members will contribute to a conference in Leiden, The Netherlands, which is organised by Imiscoe, a European network of scholars of migration and integration with a focus on comparative research. The theme of this conference is ‘Care for and social well-being of older migrants’. Hanna […]

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Specialist in Migration Health course launched in Pécs

written by Nikolett Arnold The University of Pécs Medical School Department of Migration Health has launched the Specialist in Migration Health course this fall. The course is full-time postgraduate training course for students who already have at least a Bachelor’s degree in a one of the specified fields. The course is a 120 ECTS course […]

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Centenary Celebration of the Frankfurter Verband

by Jan Booij   November 5, 2018, the Frankfurter Verband celebrated its centenary. The welfare and care organization has a direct connection with the city and with the social and political developments in Frankfurt. You can read this in the history description on the website: https://www.frankfurter-verband.de/100-jahre.html You can find back there the spirit of different […]

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Care for elderly migrants with dementia

  written by Frederic Lauscher To improve care for people with dementia in The Netherlands a national platform called “Deltaplan Dementia“ tries to address and manage the topic of dementia. A lot of member organizations work together in an 8-year action plan (2013 to 2020) on that topic. One part of the “Deltaplan Dementia” is […]

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