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How Jordan's refugee camps became hubs of sci-fi tech and booming business

The Jordan Compact aims to create new jobs Image: Anton Demerjian for the UN Foundation

Georgie Benardete

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Align17 Ltd

Ashish J. Thakkar

Chief Executive Officer, Mara Phones


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Despite high unemployment, Middle East and African countries have the highest ratio of refugees and asylum seekers to total population
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