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Presentation at the seminar Housing and services for older people, arranged by Norsk Selskap for Aldersforskning

June 13th 2022, Research Professor Jardar Sørvoll gave the presentation «The Norwegian eldercare model’s key preconditions: housing, services, institutions and staffing” at the seminar: «Housing and services for older people». The seminar was organized by Norsk Selskap for Aldersforskning and took place at the Oslo Metropolitan University.  Sørvoll presented results from Norwegian Social Research’s survey…

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Presentation at the 26th Nordic Congress of Gerontology in Odense, Denmark, June 8–10, 2022

The 26th Nordic Congress of Gerontology took place 8-10th June 2022 in Odense. https://www.26nkg.dk. From CoWorkCare Research Professor Heidi Gautun attended the congress. Heidi Gautun had a poster presentation showing some preliminary results from the survey investigating employees’ experiences on combining work and care for older parents. Altogether 6049 in the age group 35-67 years,…

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Survey Completed in March – April 2022

A Norwegian nationwide web-based survey, investigating employees’ experiences on combining work and care for older parents, was completed in March – April 2022. Altogether 6049 people in the age group 35-67 years, having one or both parents alive, responded to the questionnaire. KANTAR AS performed, on behalf of Norwegian Social Research, Oslo Metropolitan University, the…

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Postdoc recruited

PhD Aslaug Gotehus is recruited to a two-year post doc position at AFI Oslo Metropolitan University. Gotehus defended her thesis on 28th January 2021 at Department of Sociology and Human Geography, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Oslo. The title of her dissertation is: «Agency and Temporality in skilled migration». Gotehus will work on work…

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The first stakeholder meeting

The first stakeholder meeting of CoWorkCare, with representatives of labour market parties, one user organisation and one municipality (the capital Oslo), was arranged 15th October 2021 at Oslo Metropolitan University. Anne-Cecilie Kaltenborn, Director Norwegian Federation of Service Industries and Retail Trade (NHO), Kjersti Barsok, Trade Union Leader, The Norwegian of Trade Unions (LO), Torunn Wibe,…

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First project meeting

The first project group meeting of CoWorkCare, with collaborating partners from Roskilde University and Karlstad University, was arranged 7th September 2021 at Oslo Metropolitan University. Associate Professor Anette Kamp (Center for Arbejdslivsforskning, Roskilde University) and Associate Professor Kristina Palm (Karlstad University) attended the meeting. Programme 10-10:15: Welcome and presentation round 10:15-10:40: Overall presentation of the…

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