Organizations and services for persons with intellectual disabilities: an Italy-Sweden comparative perspective

Mabel Giraldo, PhD and research fellow in Special Education at University of Bergamo in Italy, Department of Human and Social Sciences during October and November 2021, is hosted as visiting researcher by the Department of Special Education at Stockholm University.  

After a brief introduction to her current research projects and academic activities, Mabel Giraldo will introduce the topics and activities that she will conduct during her visiting stay which has a twofold expected result:

1. conducting an Italy-Sweden comparative analysis on the services and organizations for adults with intellectual disabilities, investigating any similarities and differences at European, Italian and Swedish level, also thinking about actual and possible restrictions due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

2. creating an international working group in order to generate new and innovative research trajectories for future studies and projects of national and international relevance.

The seminar will be held online and on-site - but with limited available seats- 
upon beforehand registration. Register to the seminar

Datum: 18 oktober 2021 14:00 - 18 oktober 2021 15:30
Plats: Room B264, Frescati Hagväg 14 1 floor

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