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10 August 2018

Australia: Qantas & Virgin pressured to not participate in removal of asylum seekers

Author: Ben Doherty, The Guardian

"Qantas and Virgin pressured to refuse to take part in removal of asylum seekers", 9 August 2018...

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7 August 2018

UN High Commissioner for Refugees urges govt and businesses to extend support for Rohingya refugees

Author: UNHCR

"UNHCR's Grandi appeals to Asia-Pacific ministers, business leaders for solidarity with refugees, people of Myanmar's Rakhine State," 07 August 2018...

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6 August 2018

Jordan: UNDP and Unilever partner to provide vocational training opportunities for Jordanians and Syrian refugees

Author: Zawya

"UNDP Jordan and Unilever partner to alleviate poverty, sustain decent work and economic growth", 9 July 2018...

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1 August 2018

Human Rights at Sea & other leading NGOs express concerns over the ongoing handling of the Mediterranean crisis in open letter to UNHCR

Author: Alarmphone, Human Rights at Sea, Jugend Rettet, Medecins Sans Frontieres, Mission Lifeline, Proactiva Open Arms, Pro Asyl, Sea-Eye, Sea-Watch

"Human Rights at Sea has joined nine other leading NGOs in an open letter to UNHCR over the ongoing handling of the Mediterranean crisis.", 31 July 2018...

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19 July 2018

Jordan: ILO and UNHCR collaborate on decent work programmes for refugees and host communities

Author: The Jordan Times

"ILO, UNHCR boost partnership for refugees, host communities' employment", 18 July 2018...

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19 July 2018

Jordan: Over 100,000 work permits issued to Syrian refugees, while majority remain in the informal sector

Author: Ana V. Ibáñez Prieto, The Jordan Times

"Jordan issues more than 100,000 work permits for Syrians", 18 July 2018...

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3 July 2018

Arabic language startup offers refugees teaching opportunities

Author: Heba Kanso, Thomson Reuters Foundation

"How language, tech open opportunities for refugees", 21 June 2018...

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26 June 2018
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Author: Alexandre Boero, Clubic

Une centaine de salariés du géant Microsoft se sont opposés à leur direction dans une lettre publiée sur le New York Times. Ils y font état de leur franc désaccord au sujet du contrat conclu avec le bureau fédéral Américain de l'immigration et des...

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26 June 2018

USA: Govt. contractors accused of profiting from separation & detention of migrant & asylum seeking families

In May 2018, the Trump administration announced that it would increase prosecutions of migrants and asylum seekers crossing the US-Mexico border and implemented a “zero tolerance” policy intended to deter new migrants with the threat of jail sentences...

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22 June 2018

Airlines to Trump: Don't put separated migrant kids on our flights

Author: Carleton English, The New York Post

American Airlines and others do not want the US government using their fleets to transport migrant children torn from their families as a result of the Trump administration's controversial border policy..."We bring families together, not apart,"...

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