Integration project in Emmaboda

The project “HELLO!”, in Emmaboda, Sweden by The Glass Factory, was an integration project that developed structures and improved the integration of newly arrived third-country nationals by focusing on language development and integration into the working life. The project was running during 2016 and used a participatory working method. Various workshops and language cafes were implemented where the target group got introduced to the Swedish language through their cultural competence, and the exchange an intercultural understanding. The project was connected to Emmaboda municipality’s labor market project “Resource center”. Lott Alfreds was the participating artist from ArtAgent