The set will encompass five case studies illustrating Baltic German emigration 1939–1940, migration from the Baltic States to Sweden during WWII, Finnish migration to Sweden during the Cold War; Soviet deportations to GULAGs from Latvia and Estonia, migrations from the “proper” USSR to the Baltic republics.
Title: Migration and Power
Section: for classroom / outside classroom
Name of the Organization: Unitas Foundation, Museum of the Occupation of Latvia
Geographical area: National / regional/ international
Summary and Purpose: A set of case studies dealing with migrations in the region in the 20th century to teach the history of the Baltic Sea Region.