Photo: Jenny Stenberg

MICOLL – Migration and housing: meeting refugees’ housing needs through collaborative housing programmes

Research project
Active research
Project size
1,8 million SEK
Project period
2021 - 2022
Project owner
Gothenburg Research Institute (GRI)

Short description

MICOLL is a research project dealing with how to build homes together and is particularly focused on migrants who have lived longer or shorter periods in the country. In the Swedish part of the project, we wish to understand how it could be possible to form a place for collaborative housing in Bergsjön, Gothenburg.
Project leader: Jaan-Henrik Kain, GRI-GU, University of Gothenburg.
Collaborating countries: Sweden (project manager), United Kingdom, Austria.
Participants in Sweden: Jaan-Henrik Kain & Jenny Stenberg, GRI-GU; Marco Adelfio, Chalmers ACE; Jesper Bryngelsson, Henrik Nilsson, Kenneth Berglund, Union of Tenants; Tinna Harling, Egnahemsfabriken; Britt-Marie Rastman, Tjörn municipality.
Local collaboration partners in Sweden: Navet, Bobini, Familjebostäder, Framtiden Bygg, Bergsjön 2021, Chalmers students.
Case study area: Bergsjö