Conference: Young refugees in Nordic countries

03.12.20 | Event
Børn skole
This online conference is based on results from the cross-disciplinary Nordic research project Coming of Age in Exile (CAGE) on the health, education and labour market affiliation of refugee young people, and on how the different conditions and efforts in the Nordic countries affect their course of life.


01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Main topics at the online event

Integration of refugees: the interactive dynamics of health, education and employment


Educational trends, patterns of employment and selected health indicators among young refugees


A healthy start: A comparative analysis of health reception policies for asylum-seeking and refugee children in the Nordic Countries


Young refugees’ pathways in(to) education – Teacher and student voices: challenges, opportunities, and dilemmas

Welfare policies related to refugees need to take into account the interrelations between inclusive health care, successful education and entrance into the labour markets  

Professor Allan Krasnik, University of Copenhagen