Elsa Licumba, PhD.
Helping Migrants Redefine Belonging
Migrant. Author. Intercultural Consultant
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Relocation can bring both relief and cross cultural challenges to many refugees.
International Student Relocation
Temporary migration requires cross cultural training
Work Assignment Relocation
Successful cross cultural awareness and support helps expatriate employees succeed in the assignment overseas.
Belonging and Identity
Relocation disrupts a migrant’s sense of belonging and identity in the new place.
Belonging is a human right regardless of your Visa status or where you came from.
Where is home
The question of where is home is very difficult for many migrants who are finding themselves living in a place away from home.
Parenting in a different cultural context can be challenging.
Migrants and connections in the community
It is important to help bridge the gap between the migrant, organizations and society
Helping International Students Belong
This article by Elsa, show’s how Australia’s tertiary institutions can help international students gain a sense of belonging beyond orientation week.
Newcastle Herald, June 24 2022.
I am Elsa Licumba, PhD.
I am passionate about understanding how migrants engage in cultural transition and reinvent their identity and sense of belonging while living in a foreign land.
Belonging is not About a Place, it's a Mindset.
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