Archive for Research

  • The Inaugural Website survey!

    We need your feedback!Tell us what you think Welcome to the inaugural eesti.org.au website survey. Our aim is simple, to use your feedback to continously improve the website.Tell us what you think in our short, delightful website survey. Go ahead and click!.The survey is open until Nov 30. P...

  • “My life in my new home country” – International Organisation for Migration competition. Hurry entry closes Nov 10!

    The International Organization for Migration (IOM) invites everybody, regardless of age, to participate in the competition: “My life in my new home country”. All real life stories, research and interviews about the lives of Estonians outside Estonia and the lives of foreigners in Estonia are wel...

  • Research request – What factors contribute to the retaining or abandoning of traditional Estonian culture in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd generation Estonian migrants in Australia,

    Maani Truu is a High School student completing her HSC in the subject of Society and Culture, and as a component of the course has undertaken work on a project investigating:'What factors contribute to the retaining or abandoning of traditional Estonian culture in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd generation Est...

  • What is happening with the Estonian Language - Experts to discuss in Australia, July 2009 What is happening with the Estonian Language – Experts to discuss in Australia, July 2009

    In July several Estonian language experts will be coming to Australia to talk about What is happening with the Estonian Language. All who can understand the language, are invited to participate in the seminars.One can talk a lot about Estonian - one of the most pleasant sounding languages,  bu...

  • Were you in Scheyville? Were you in Scheyville?

    Roger Donnelly is a part-time PhD student of UNSW@ADFA. He is looking for people who went to Scheyville to interview for his research.Roger writes:In 2001 my honours topic, which was on the Officer Training Unit formed at Scheyville during the Vietnam War, was published as a book by University o...

  • Research on Estonian-Australians, volunteers needed

    Brad Ruting from the University of Sydney is currently researching Estonian-Australians and decisions to visit (or not visit) Estonia. He is looking for people in the Sydney area who would be available for interviews (approx. one hour) during August and September.He wishes to speak to anyone of Es...

  • Research study on travel to Estonia Research study on travel to Estonia

    Tere! I am a Geography Honours student at the University of Sydney currently researching people travelling between Australia and Estonia. This project attempts to document the motivations and experiences of Estonian migrants to Australia, and their descendants, making trips to Estonia.I am looking...