Michael Yisfashewa Wondemu is a PhD candidate in the section for health and welfare research at NOVA —and affiliated with the project BUDGET. He has a master’s degree in peace and security from Addis Ababa University (2015), master’s in Comparative and international education from the University of Oslo (2017) and he graduated from a master’s program in International Social Welfare and Health Policy at OsloMet (2020), where he conducted a quantitative cross-sectional study using Ungdata.
Direct and Indirect Costs of Disabilities in Children (BUDGET)
The research project addresses the costs aspects of caring for a child with a disability.
Publications and research
Wondemu, Michael Yisfashewa; Joranger, Pål; Hermansen, Åsmund; Brekke, Idunn (2022). Impact of child disability on parental employment and labour income: a quasi-experimental study of parents of children with disabilities in Norway. BMC Public Health . Vol. 22.