01 March 2013

Thematic Focus: Work-related Issues


"Do Illegal Immigrants Actually Hurt the U.S. Economy?," New York Times, 12 Feb. 2013 [text via Oppenheimer Chair]

Internally Displaced Persons in the Georgian Labour Market (Tbilisi State University, May 2012) [text]

ECRI Report on Ireland (European Commission against Racism and Intolerance, Feb. 2013) [text]
- Press release notes an ongoing concern is "asylum seekers may not engage in paid employment."

"Rebuilding Lives and Livelihoods: Haiti’s Long Road to Recovery through Skills Development and Training for Internally Displaced Persons," Migration Policy Practice, vol. III, no. 1 (Feb./March 2013) [text]
- Scroll to p. 19.

Refugee Self-Employment – Soap Making in Tanzania (Refugee Work Rights Blog, Feb. 2013) [text]

Roundtable on Private Business Engagement in the Integration of Refugees, Brussels, 12 Dec. 2012 [info]
- Follow link for agenda, presentations and photos; organized by the European Resettlement Network.

Web sites:

Right to Work [access]
- New campaign launched by NGOs in Australia.

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