Nino Aivazishvili Gehne

holds a PhD in social anthropology and is a research associate at RECET in Vienna. Her current project, ‘The search for the ‘good life’ in Germany (Osnabrück)’ she investigates social perceptions of migrants from the former USSR in Germany.


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Conflict, commitment and fear

Post-Soviet migrants in Germany and war in Ukraine

War polarizes debate. And the sympathies of post-Soviet migrants living in Central Europe have come under extra scrutiny since war broke out in Ukraine. A closer look at the immigrant demographic in Germany reveals a more complicated picture of suspected Russophilia.