Published: 29-09-2017 13:52 | Updated: 29-09-2017 13:56

3 240 000 SEK to research on social exclusion among older women and men

Lena Dahlberg, researcher at the Aging Research Center, has been granted research funding of SEK 3 240 000 in Forte's annual open call for proposals in the fields of health, working life and welfare.

Lena Dahlberg is granted funding for the project "Pushed to the edge of society: Social exclusion among older women and men in Sweden". The announcement of project grants, junior research grants and postdoctoral contributions in health, working life and welfare included a total of 1247 applications. In total, Forte's board has granted SEK 302 million in contributions to 89 research projects in this call, and at KI, a total of 27 projects are financed with SEK 76 575 000.