The phenomenon of immigration

The phenomenon of immigration

Classification

Tags

Subject areas

Related content

Article

Remedial education for primary-school children: a useful measure for immigrant pupils?

Do remedial education programmes aimed at students from underprivileged groups work? This study shows that they only manage to benefit immigrant pupils if the proportion of them in the school group does not exceed 50%.

Article

The presence of immigrants in local politics is well below their demographic weight in Spanish society

Do municipal councils in Spain reflect the diversity of origins of the population? We analyse access to local politics for immigrants and whether differences exist between the different foreign groups.

Best practices

CURANT

What to do with young, unaccompanied refugees who at the age of 18 have their state tutelage removed? In Belgium, they voted for a comprehensive individualised accompaniment and support from young native people with whom they are co-housed.

Best practices

Neighbourhood Mothers

Through the training of immigrant mothers, so that they can act as “neighbourhood mothers”, this action, carried out in Denmark, is successful in transmitting to women from ethnic minorities their rights and obligations in the host country.

Best practices

From Refugees to Citizens

“From refugees to citizens” is the slogan for the project of the German city of Altena to facilitate the social integration of refugees and asylum seekers. The distinctive trait of this experience is the leading role played by civil society.

You may also find interesting

Report

Divide between Men and Women

Divide between Men and Women

Social Inclusion

Despite the advances in recent decades, we are still a long way off from achieving real gender equality. We analyse the differences in the labour sphere and in the reconciliation of working life and family life.

Report

Divide between rich and poor

Divide between rich and poor

Social Inclusion

Why in Spain are there growing numbers of rich but also increasing number of poor people? This report analyses how an asymmetrical wealth distribution model leads to a society that is advancing at two speeds.

Article

Loneliness in older people

Loneliness in older people

Social Inclusion

How do the elderly deal with loneliness? According to this study, 64% of them experience feelings of loneliness to some extent.