Projects

Key focuses

(No) Baggage: About things brought along, left behind and newly acquired in the context of flight and expulsion (1945/2015)

Reconstructing the meaning of things (symbolic and identity-creating) in the context of flight and expulsion as well as the concrete use or appropriation of things in everyday life using a biographica...

External Evaluation of the second season “Jamal al-Khatib – Mein Weg”

Evaluating the extremism-prevention project “Jamal al-Khatib – Mein Weg” (second season) using qualitative and ethnographic research methods

Inclusion of refugees in Lower Austria

This research project is conducted at the Ilse Arlt Institute for Social Inclusion Research and it is part of the cross-institutional research network FIRST (Forschungsnetzwerk Interdisziplinäre Regi...

Biographies of Eating

The project aims at regaining a social work perspective on malnutrition and how it influences social inclusion.

Guideline for the dialogue with relatives

Caring for relatives is a common reality. A new guideline is developed to support carers better in challenging situations

Youth Study Pielachtal

Investigating and analysing the realities young people’s life in the Pielachtal region to design forward-looking measures that open up new perspectives for young people.

Inclusive housing project Diakonie

Inclusive housing projects are the future. But what does it take for such concepts to work and deliver what they promise?

Inclusion of refugees in companies

Facilitating the challenge of labour market inclusion of refugees for both companies and workers

Expectations from apprenticeships

What do young people expect when they start an apprenticeship? Training companies such as STRABAG AG engage with this question.