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Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration

Member since 22.02.2017



Mission and objectives

Luisa is a 2nd year PhD student and member of the Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration. Her resarch investigate the impacts of EU external migration policies on countries of origin and transit of migration in the Southern Mediterranean Neighbourhood. Her main resarch goal is to understand the mechanisms through which EU external migration policies impact the democratization of countries of origin and transit of migration. She is particulatly interested in understading this process from gender perspective and by focusing on the young population. Her main geigraphical scope is the Maghreb.

Project on gender equality and women's rights

GRITIM-UPF is an Interdisciplinary Research Group on Immigration at the department of political and social sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona, Catalonia). It is made up of researchers from different disciplines, who are interested in aspects of innovation and management of change processes arising from human mobility and immigration. The group's main objectives are to promote theoretical and applied research related to political and social agendas and, in particular, to contribute to the definition of a European approach.

Geographical sphere of activity


Target group

Young women
Civil society

Working themes

Civil and political rights
Economy / Employment

Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27 Barcelona, 08005 ,Spain
Telephone : (+34) 935 421 943 / (+34) 935 421 941
Adress email :
Website :

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

Jerusalem Center for Women
University of Mohammed V Rabat
French Coordination for the European Women's Lobby (C.L.E.F.)
SHASHAT Women Cinema
Association des Femmes Tunisiennes pour la Recherche sur le Développement (AFTURD)
The Arab Association for Human Rights
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Center of Women'  s Studies and Policies (CWSP)
Women'  s Studies Center (WSC)
Oxfam Intermon Maroc
Women's Security Index (WSI)
Alèxia Carrasco
Future Pioneers for Empowering Communities (FPEC)
People’ Rights  Center - Sidi kacem
Amel Association International
Why Me for Women’s Rights
Office for Gender Equality
Forsaan Al-Ghad Youth Association
Association ACM
Association Tazghart
Réseau Algérien des Femmes d'Affaires (RAFA)
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
Arab Women Media Center (AWMC)
Association Entrelles Entrepreneures SM
Helwan Association for Community Development (Bashayer)
Hiwar Center for youth and women's empowerment
Association Al Nada pour la Citoyenneté et le Développement Gafsa (ANCD)
Safadi Foundation
Silvia Gagliardi
Jbail- Byblos Municipality
Women'  s Solidarity Fund (WSF)
National Association for the defense of rights and freedoms (NADRF)
Hassène Kassar

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