Finding work after fleeing war: companies aim to help refugees find jobs
The World Economic Forum is working to expand employment opportunities for refugees and accelerate hiring through the Refugee Employment Alliance.
The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945 after the Second World War by 51 countries committed to maintaining international peace and security, developing friendly relations among nations and promoting social progress, better living standards and human rights. The organization takes action on a wide range of issues and provides a forum for its 193 Member States to express their views through the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, and other bodies and committees.
Melissa Fleming from UNHCR shares what she learned about refugees from her recent trip to a camp.
"A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea", by UNHCR’s Melissa Fleming, chronicles the extraordinary bravery of Syrian refugee Doaa Al Zamel. This excerpt recounts the terrifying moment when the...