Kristín E. Harðardóttir

What do we know about the immigrants in West Fjords?
This lecture will examine the attitude of the immigrants living in West Fjords to different aspects of their live there. About their attitude to residential, work, information flow to rights and obligations, education and work experience. Do we have acceptable knowledge about the immigrants living in Iceland? And what is lacking in our knowledge about the immigrants living here.

Kristín Harðardóttir is a director of the Institute of Anthropology at the University of Iceland. She has worked jointly with the Multicultural Center, The Social Science Institute at the University of Iceland and the Ministry of Social Affairs on a survey about the attitudes of immigrant groups living and working in Iceland.