First team meeting in Geneva

On the 27th of June 2014, the first meeting of the project “Children of Refugees” has been held in Geneva at the University for Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland with the Swiss, French and English teams.

Milena Chimienti and Laurence Ossipow-Wüest, team coordinator from Geneva, with the help of Anne-Laure Counilh and Florence Moos, have welcomed, Catherine Withol de Wenden and Giovanna Tattolo from Sciences Po Paris and Alice Bloch from the University of Manchester.

During a day of hard work, members of the team have discussed the state of research on second generation in each country, research methods, specific contexts and goals for the project.

The team agrees to start the field work in Fall 2014 in the three countries with a common qualitative topic guide for interviews.

Next meeting will be held in Paris in January.