20 September 2018

Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspects

5 Ways to Integrate Syrian Refugees into the Workforce (World Economic Forum Blog, Sept. 2018) [text]

The Economic Effects of Refugee Return and Policy Implications, Policy Research Working Paper, no. 8497 (World Bank, June 2018) [text]

Financial Inclusion of Forcibly Displaced Persons (UNHCR & UNCDF, June 2018) [text]
- More info about this joint programme is available here. See also info about a related high-level workshop.

Germany Let in Hundreds of Thousands of War Refugees. And It's Paying off (World Economic Forum Blog, Aug. 2018) [text]

How Experts are Addressing Immigrant Underemployment and Why It Matters (Immigration Impact Blog, Aug. 2018) [text]

Impacts of the Regulatory Environment on Refugees’ and Asylum Seekers’ Ability to Use Formal Remittance Channels, Working Paper, no. 33 (KNOMAD, July 2018) [text]

"The Long-term Impact of Employment Bans on the Economic Integration of Refugees," Scientific Advances, vol. 4, no. 9 (Sept. 2018) [open access]
- See also related U.S. News & World Report article, Phys.org news release and Immigration Policy Lab research brief.

Making the Global Compact on Migration a Reality: Ideas for Enhancing Regular Migration Pathways at All Skill Levels, Webinar, 12 Sept. 2018 [access]
- Follow link for audio.

New Support for Refugees Also Helps Hosts — World Bank Official (UNHCR, Aug. 2018) [text]

Out of Reach: Legal Work Still Inaccessible to Refugees in Jordan (Refugees International, Sept. 2018) [text]

Reimagining Skilled Migration Partnerships to Support Development (Migration Policy Institute, Sept. 2018) [text]

Rural Communities Get Boost from Growing Immigrant Population (Immigration Impact Blog, Sept. 2018) [text]

Sustainable Way of Social Integration: Job Generation – How to Estimate and Compare the Cost of Employing One More Refugee?, G20 Insights (T20 Migration Task Force, July 2018) [text]

Related post:
- Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspects - Pt. 1 (7 Aug. 2018)
- Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspects - Pt. 2 (United States) (7 Aug. 2018)

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