Domestic Work and Female Migrants. Case of Slovakia.
Supported by: ERSTE STIFTUNG
Project span: December 2010 - November 2011
Project team: Martina Sekulová, Miroslava Hlinčíková
Objective: The research project focuses on the analysis of migration of Slovak women for the care of older people in Austria. The project puts an emphasis on (1) the effects of migration to families in the country of origin; (2) the way of family life and household management during the absence of women; (3) the working conditions of nurses in Austria and (4) their experience with this work.