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Assisting and protecting human trafficking survivors in the context of armed conflict, refugees and mixed migration flows

Remarks of the Executive Director, UN Office on Drugs and Crime, Yury Fedotov: Special event: “Assisting and protecting human trafficking survivors in the context of armed conflict, refugees and mixed migration flows” 22 May 2017 VIENNA, 22 May (UN Information Service) – Good afternoon, and many thanks for coming to this very important event. 2017 …

Avoiding a Lost Generation of Refugees through Jobs and Education

  Refugee issues must be addressed in terms of empowerment; and refugees need jobs, skills training and education New technologies can help countries assimilate and support refugees Refugees should be seen as a resource not as a burden to the countries that host them For more information about the meeting: http://wef.ch/mena17 Dead Sea, Jordan, 20 …

German President Joachim Gauck honors efforts by companies to help refugees at the thyssenkrupp Quartier

  German President Joachim Gauck has honored the efforts of the companies involved in the “Wir zusammen” (“We together”) initiative to help refugees. At the invitation of thyssenkrupp, Gauck learned about selected integration projects run by the members of the “Wir zusammen” initiative, including the thyssenkrupp refugee program “we.help”, during his visit to the thyssenkrupp …