Coping with discrimination: more research is needed in the Netherlands
How do migrants and their children cope with discrimination? In this article Jurriaan Omlo formulates four strategies: the confronting strategy, the avoiding strategy, the conforming strategy and the bridging strategy. He summarizes the (dis)advantages of several coping strategies based on European and American literature. He concludes, that there has not been much research in the Netherlands on how Dutch migrants cope with discrimination.
Source: Jurriaan Omlo for Republiek Allochtonie
The winners of the 2015 international children's stories competition
In november 2014 we announced the two winners of our 2014 international children's stories competition.
The winner of the 1-3 years category is Bella Makatini from Den Bosch,
The winner of the category 4-6 years is Anne Sawan,
from the United States of America.
Each winner has written a short background piece about themselves. You can read their pieces here.
2015 reasons to smile this year!
Winners International Children's Stories Competition 2014
And the winning stories of the International Children's Stores Competition are: ''De grote vijf'' in the 1-3 age category by Bella Makatini from Den Bosch, The Netherlands and ''What can your Grandma do?'' in the 4-6 age category by Anne Sawan from Medfield, USA!
Many congratulations to both of you!