ESF Exploratory Workshop

 Lisbon 20-21 May 2010

 Convened by Marzia Grassi (ICS-UL)


Presentation of the European Science Foundation (ESF)

Luisa Lima, Standing Committee for Social Sciences (SCSS)


“Gender and African migration to Portugal”

Marzia Grassi (Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal)


“Travelling ideas and dislocated fantasies: Notions of family, sexuality and gender in Europe/Africa relations in the 20th century”

Signe Arnfred (Roskilde University, Denmark)


“West African Associations in Italy: Transnational engagements, co-development and citizenship”

Bruno Riccio (University of Bologna, Italy)


“Migration Internationale et transformation des relations de genre dans les communautés de la moyenne vallée du fleuve Sénégal"

Fatou Sarr (University Check Anta Diop, Senegal)


“The new transnational Cape Verdean Matrifocal Families”

Martina Giuffrè (University of Rome, Italy)


“The impact of the transnational network in the Equatorial Guinea case in a gender view”

Yolanda Aixelá (Spanish Council for Scientific Research, Spain)


“The exchange of care between migrants living in Australia and Belgium and their parents living in El Salvador: a comparative analysis"

Laura Merla  (Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal)


“African diasporas and gendered trajectories”

Giovanna Campani (University of Florence, Italy)


"Migrant Assimilation in Europe: A Transnational Family Affair”

Sam Scott (University of Bristol, United Kingdom)


"Migration Trajectories of Immigrant Women in Portugal"

Karin Wall (Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal)


“The situation of migrant women and their integration into Italian society”

Olivia Salimbeni (University of Florence, Italy)


“Transnational fathering projects and practices: some evidence from the UK”

Majella Kilkey (University of Hull, United Kingdom)