Migration in BSR

Migration in BSR

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.