Alex Nadège Ouedraogo, doctoral researcher in project B09, spent four weeks in Senegal. In two different regions, Dakar and Casamance, she explored the topic of her thesis: social policy related to food security.
The project B05 team was invited by the Chinese Association of Social Security to the 14th International Forum on Social Security “Social Security and State Governance”. At the conference the team members presented their research agenda and discussed the future of social securitiy systems.
The Collaborative Research Centre 1342 invites applications for the position of a PhD Researcher in Computer Science/Human-Computer Interaction, salary scale TV-L 13 (100%) starting as soon as possible.
Sigrid Lupieri is a PhD student at the Centre of Development Studies at the University of Cambridge and is working on health care provision for older Syrian refugees in Jordan. Lupieri will be staying in Bremen for three months and will be working closely with project A04 "Global developments in health care systems and long-term care services".
Clara Fontdevila from the Autonomous University of Barcelona is currently staying at CRC 1342 in Bremen as a guest researcher. In her PhD thesis she is investigating how the United Nations' global education agenda has been shaped and which actors had been playing key roles in the process.
In an interview Johanna Kuhlmann, who moved from TU Braunschweig to the CRC 1342, explains why social policy combines the small things with the big picture and why it appeals to her to discover something new in the familiar.