Research Projects

[email protected]: Transnational Digital Networks. Migration and Gender

15/10/2012
MIG@Net: Transnational Digital Networks. Migration and Gender

[email protected] explores how migrant individuals and communities participate in the production and transformation of transnational digital networks and the effect of transnational digital networks on migrant mobility and integration. Transnational digital networks are studied as instances of socioeconomic, gender, racial, and class hierarchies, where the participation of migrant communities entails the possibility of challenging these […]

Ge.M.IC: Gender, Migration and Intercultural Interaction

15/10/2012
Ge.M.IC: Gender, Migration and Intercultural Interaction

Ge.M.IC studies “Cultural Interactions in a European Perspective” through a tripartite conceptual and methodological approach, whose aim is to identify links between migration, gender and intercultural interaction, as it is in the meeting place of these three dimensions that some of the most important cultural developments in Europe take place. Ge.M.IC approaches these questions from […]

EQUAPOL: Gender-sensitive and women-friendly public policies: a comparative analysis and assessment of their progress and impact

02/10/2012
EQUAPOL: Gender-sensitive and women-friendly public policies: a comparative analysis and assessment of their progress and impact

The research concerns public policies and policy-making and in particular “women-friendly” policy approaches. The aim is to identify how the integration of a gender dimension in policy formulation and design is proceeding across the Community and how it serves to improve the impact of these policies. Empirical research is carried out, in nine European countries, […]