Sonia Grigt is a consultant for Education International (EI), the Global Union Federation that represents organisations of teachers and other education employees. Over the past few years, Sonia has been supporting the research, policy and advocacy work of EI, in particular in relation to inclusion and equity.
Sonia holds a PhD in Comparative Education from the University of Tor Vergata, in Rome, Italy, and a master’s degree in international relations from University Paris 1 – Panthéon Sorbonne (Paris, France). Her research expertise relates to migration and displacement in education, academic mobility and the internationalisation of higher education and research.
Written by Sonia Grigt
Equity and inclusion
The journey of hope: Education for refugee and unaccompanied children in Italy
Sonia Grigt30 November 2017
The Italian legal framework provides a high level of protection for asylum-seeking and unaccompanied minors and a noticeably inclusive approach concerning the integration of these children into the education system. That said, recent developments of the immigration legal framework concerning unaccompanied minors and its impact on the fulfilment of their...