A new project – “Communication with migrants in different settings”

Together with my colleague Irena Chawrilska, I  have just started working on a project “Barriers and facilitators in communication with migrants in healthcare and educational settings”. The project is a part of a bigger project “Communication barriers of migrants in the Polish-speaking environment. The situation of Slavic and non-Slavic-speaking people living in the Pomeranian region”.Continue reading “A new project – “Communication with migrants in different settings””

A new chapter in my life – I became the Chair of ENIEC

I have been a member of ENIEC (European Network on Intercultural Elderly Care) since 2017. ENIEC is a non-profit European network of professionals that seeks to secure the rights of elderly people with a foreign ethnic or minority background in Europe. We meet annually in one of the European cities. In March, we organized anContinue reading “A new chapter in my life – I became the Chair of ENIEC”

“It is always me against the Norwegian system.” barriers and facilitators in accessing and using dementia care by minority ethnic groups in Norway: a qualitative study

I am happy to announce that my last paper, co-authored by Mette Sagbakken, has just been published. It presents some of the results’ of my last project on understandings, experiences and responses to age related cognitive impairment among families with minority ethnic backgrounds, living in Norway.  The study utilized a qualitative design. The participants includedContinue reading ““It is always me against the Norwegian system.” barriers and facilitators in accessing and using dementia care by minority ethnic groups in Norway: a qualitative study”