Tag Archives: Vulnerability

Article: To be Here to Live Better There: Economic Strategies and the Food and Nutrition Vulnerabilities of Hanoi´s Floating Population

This paper focuses on the everyday practices of the floating population in Hanoi, Vietnam, and analyses how this population builds its livelihoods between «here», the city, and «there», the countryside. Starting from the food practices, which reflect the daily constraints … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Article: Multilocality in Personal and Family Histories: Transnational Families between Cuba and Germany in the Context of Social Change

In the context of economic crisis,the devaluation of the Cuban pesos and privatization, migration and transnational households emerge as new survival strategies. Twenty percent of the Cuban population lives abroad. Those who stay in Cuba receive remittances and are thus … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

How to maintain a long distance relationship – FemaleFirst.co.uk

See on Scoop.it – Multilocality – Territoriality How to maintain a long distance relationship FemaleFirst.co.uk How to maintain a long distance relationship. by Lucy Walton | 2 December 2013. Phone sex! See on http://www.femalefirst.co.uk

Posted in Commuters, Multilocal Families, SNF-Project "Multilocal dwelling in Switzerland", vulnerability | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Article: Mobility in Rural Senegal: An Exploration of the Relationship between Food Vulnerability and Social Network

As part of the general problem of internal migration, this paper examines the mobility of a rural population in Senegal using retrospective annual data from the Niakhar area and a representative sample of 500 ethnic Serer «kitchens» drawn from a … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Book “hier und dort”: an Interview of Christian Wille

“Herr Duchêne-Lacroix, Sie haben mit Pascal Maeder einen Band über multilokale Lebenswelten veröffentlicht. Was fasziniert Sie an dem Thema? Die europäischen Gesellschaften wurden von Mobilität geradezu verhext. Man vergisst dabei, dass die Mobilität stets mit der gebauten Umwelt, Infrastruktur, Wirtschaftssituation, … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment