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New research on how refugees navigate the information landscape

To establish oneself in a new society requires a lot new information, but how a refugee finds information is so far an unexplored area.

­’There is a lot of research on refugees, and that creates a lot of information that is directed at refugees. But nobody has previously studied how this group actually takes in and relates to the information. We are here at the cutting edge’, says Professor Annemaree Lloyd, leader of the new research team. Annemaree Lloyd and her colleagues have interviewed refugees and spoken with those within various organisations who provide information to those coming to Sweden. They have been able to see...