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Luleå and Övertorneå, Sweden

Location: Municipalities of Luleå and Övertorneå, Sweden

Vulnerable groups in focus: Migrants with permanent residence permit

Coordinator: Coompanion Norrbotten, Helen Nillsson

Socio-economic profile (Source: Eurostat)
NUTS3 Region Norrbotten (SE332)

1. PPS/capita in % of EU (2013) 130%
2. Population density (2013) 2,6 inhabitants/km2
3. Relative population change 2011-2015: +0,55%


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2871 of 9544 unemployed individuals in Norrbotten are migrants (+10% change 03/2015-03/2016). In the muncipality of Övertorneå 112 of 235 unemployed individuals are migrants (+30,2% from 03/2015-03/2016), and in Luleå 691 of 2709 (+12,4% change 03/2015-03/2016).

 

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REGISTER NOW: SEMPRE Final Conference "Make Empowerment Happen! Changing Minds for Better Social Services" will take in Riga on 27 and 28 November 2018

Published: 2018-06-01
As the SEMPRE project is approaching the end of its lifetime, the project partners coordially invite you to Riga (Lativa) on 27-28 November 2018 to present the results of the project but also reflect on social innovation and empowerment in a wider context! Join our final conference "Make Empowerment Happen!  Changing Minds for Better Social Services".

SEMPRE in Liepa, Latvia – coming together and finding new ways for social improvement through empowerment

Published: 2018-05-15

When the SEMPRE project team of Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences was asked to join the opening of the NGO “Save the children” in Liepa, Latvia, a small rural community, they were surprised to meet so many children and families enjoying the day. It was the starting point for regular meetings with mothers, youth being outside the labour market, education and training.

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