The Empowerment project is a Participatory Action Research project funded by the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw, project number 636601001) aiming at the improvement of person-centred integrated primary care for refugee minors in the Netherlands.
The project was executed within the Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen (NL). The Empowerment project started in August 2019 until April 2022 and was led by Prof. dr. Maria van den Muijsenbergh, drs. José Renkens and Mieke de Klein MSc.
The project involved extensive collaboration with experiential experts and various social and health professionals.