Project Participation Call Concerning Care of Older Migrants

written by Tina Pan As we all know, nursing homes are facing many challenges during this COVID-19-crisis. In addition, staff are facing communication challenges with some groups of residents, such as Chinese residents. Therefore, we want to apply to a project call of the Koning Boudewijnstichting on nursing homes and the COVID-19-crisis. (https://www.kbs-frb.be/nl/Activities/Calls/2020/20200420EG). The proposed project […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Chinese elderly and the influence of Christianity and Confucianism

Conny van der Aalsvort In this meeting Tina Pan, Conny van der Aalsvoort and the participants shared their experiences with the Chinese elderly in their countries. We learned from each other but especially from Tina Pan who presented some results from her study amongst Chinese elderly in Belgium and The Netherlands. The Chinese elderly are […]

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Confucianism and the later life choices of Chinese elderly in Belgium

Confucianism and the later life choices of Chinese elderly in Belgium Tina Pan Vrije Universiteit Brussel Belgium is quite an internationalized country with the presence of EU headquarters, NATO and transnational companies. Of its about 11 million total population people of foreign background and their descendants were estimated to be 25% according to a report […]

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