Topic: Economic Inclusion

27 results

Jul 20, 2020

Briefing: Integrating Refugees into the U.S. Economy

Jul 20, 2020

Briefing: Integrating Refugees into the U.S. Economy Keith Combs, HIAS’ Economic Inclusion program manager, hosts a panel discussion on how HIAS prepares recently resettled refugees to enter the U.S. workforce.

Jun 25, 2020

Briefing: In Search of Safety — LGBTQ Refugee Protection and HIAS

Jun 25, 2020

Briefing: In Search of Safety — LGBTQ Refugee Protection and HIAS In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, three experts discuss the unique needs and vulnerabilities of this population, and how HIAS and our U.S. and international partners have stepped up to advocate for the human rights of our LGBTQ clients and provide lifesaving support.

May 7, 2020

Briefing: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Refugees

May 7, 2020

Briefing: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Refugees In this HIAS briefing call, Galo Quizanga, director of global economic inclusion and Alicia Wrenn, senior director of resettlement and integration, discuss how refugees in the U.S. and around the world are being impacted economically by COVID-19.

Apr 30, 2020

LISTEN: CFR Discussion on How COVID-19 is Affecting Refugees

Apr 30, 2020

LISTEN: CFR Discussion on How COVID-19 is Affecting Refugees The Council on Foreign Relations interviews HIAS' VP of International Programs Rachel Levitan.

Mar 10, 2020

‘Everything Is Different’: One Refugee’s Journey Out of Extreme Poverty

Mar 10, 2020

‘Everything Is Different’: One Refugee’s Journey Out of Extreme Poverty Ten years after fleeing his home in Colombia, José Miguel Palma has a degree, a career, and a thriving family.

Feb 6, 2020

Accenture Volunteers Help HIAS Clients On the Job Hunt

Feb 6, 2020

Accenture Volunteers Help HIAS Clients On the Job Hunt Accenture Volunteers Help HIAS Clients On the Job Hunt By Susan Din, Manager, Institutional Development and Partnerships; SJ Renfroe, Volunteer Program Associate Feb 06, 2020 Navigating a job search can be hard for anyone. For refugees still adapting to life in a new country, it’s one of the biggest challenges they face. With little knowledge […]

Feb 7, 2019

Refugee Women in Chad Bake Bread to Make a Living

Feb 7, 2019

Refugee Women in Chad Bake Bread to Make a Living Refugee women in Chad learned how to bake bread and with it support their families.

Jan 31, 2019

Job Fair Makes Things More Fair for Refugees in Panama

Jan 31, 2019

Job Fair Makes Things More Fair for Refugees in Panama In Panama, HIAS helped provide trainings and empowerment sessions to more than 80 refugees to help them find jobs.

Jan 23, 2019

A Different Kind of Graduation Helps People to Start Over

Jan 23, 2019

A Different Kind of Graduation Helps People to Start Over A family starts over in a new country-- with HIAS' help.

Sep 27, 2018

How to “Revive” Electronics for Refugees

Sep 27, 2018

How to “Revive” Electronics for Refugees Next time you think about throwing out an old computer, think about reviving it instead.