CITTALIA- SPRAR – Sistema di protezione per richiedenti asilo e rifugiati (System of Protection for Asylum Seekers and Refugees )

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In 2014, more than 170,000 refugees and migrants managed to make it to the Italian coast and almost 65,000 requests for international protection were received. Since 2008, following the first North African emergency (2008), the events associated with the Arab Spring (2011) and the outbreak and worsening of old and new conflicts in numerous territories in North Africa and the Middle East (2013-2014), there has been an increase in the number of refugees arriving. This trend became acute in 2014: the monthly figure of boats landing increased continuously from January to September, when they reached a peak of 26,107. Continue reading “CITTALIA- SPRAR – Sistema di protezione per richiedenti asilo e rifugiati (System of Protection for Asylum Seekers and Refugees )”

SOCIAL IMPACT GGMBH – PILOT SERVICE FOR CONSULTING AND MONITORING OF START-UPS FOUNDED BY MIGRANTS

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In Brandenburg 65000 foreigners live. Thus, the proportion of the total population is 2.4 percent. In total, around 123,600 people are living with an immigrant background in Brandenburg – five percent of the population. Continue reading “SOCIAL IMPACT GGMBH – PILOT SERVICE FOR CONSULTING AND MONITORING OF START-UPS FOUNDED BY MIGRANTS”

MUNICIPALITY OF AMSTERDAM – ACTION PLAN FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND EMPLOYMENT: OPPORTUNITIES FOR AND BY REFUGEES

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Like other cities and regions in Europe, Amsterdam has faced a significant influx of refugees in recent weeks, particularly from Syria. Our primary concern is to ensure that these refugees are received properly after their long and difficult journey from a war zone to our country. Continue reading “MUNICIPALITY OF AMSTERDAM – ACTION PLAN FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND EMPLOYMENT: OPPORTUNITIES FOR AND BY REFUGEES”

ASSOCIAZIONE MICROFINANZA E SVILUPPO ONLUS – RE-LAB: START UP YOUR BUSINESS

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The geopolitical situation in the world has led to a steady increase in migration flows between several countries and within different regions. The challenge to be faced is to find a way to promote a proactive answer to manage and also take advantage of the opportunities brought by this phenomenon. Continue reading “ASSOCIAZIONE MICROFINANZA E SVILUPPO ONLUS – RE-LAB: START UP YOUR BUSINESS”

GREATER LONDON AUTHORITY – LONDON ENRICHED

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London is a global city. Over a third of Londoners were born abroad and more than 200 languages are spoken every day. Now, as in the past, migration fosters an environment for the exchange of ideas and skills which contribute to London’s economic growth and cultural vibrancy. Continue reading “GREATER LONDON AUTHORITY – LONDON ENRICHED”