Zenia Hellgren is doctor of sociology and currently Marie Curie Research Fellow at GRITIM-UPF. Her research project REPCAT examines diversity management in Catalan public institutions, assuming that representation and participation of immigrants are necessary to foster more constructive and egalitarian integration processes. This project was selected by the Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP) as an example of Catalan research that supports a sustainable development by promoting the equality of opportunities: http://ods.cat/la-funcio-de-
In her earlier research, Zenia has mainly focused on the situation of immigrants and minorities in European societies in terms of inclusion/exclusion, discrimination, participation and opportunities.
The Washington Post (The Lily): ‘Without us, society wouldn’t function’: These are the immigrant domestic workers facing exploitation in Spain