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  1. Bristol, United Kingdom


    Changing perceptions of refugees amongst the public, landlords and employers

  2. Toronto, Canada

    ALiGN: Matching Refugee Job Seekers to Jobs

    A unique data-matching technology creates fit-based matches between refugee job seekers and in-demand occupations.

  3. Sheffield, United Kingdom

    Accommodate Sheffield - Better Together

    Linking refugee housing and community mental health support services

  4. Antwerp, Belgium

    Antwerp: Weaving Newcomers into the Local Marketplace

    A refugee employment program revitalizes ancient textile arts while incubating small business success

  5. Leicester, United Kingdom

    Asylum Dialogues

    Exploring human rights stories through theatre performance.

  6. Montreal, Canada

    BDC Internships: Breaking Down the Barriers to Refugee Employment

    Connecting refugees to jobs means tapping new skills, talent and business opportunities

  7. Münster, Germany

    Better Housing for Refugees Means Better Housing For All

    Improving living standards for refugees helps normalize the refugee settlement experience for everyone, turning strangers into neighbours.

  8. Wellington, New Zealand

    Bridging More than the Digital Divide

    Using social technology to reach and teach refugee and low income families.

  9. Toronto, Canada

    Bridging Refugee Talent and Opportunity

    A start-up bridges the gap between refugee arrival and employment by shifting talent and career development to the front-end of refugee resettlement.

  10. London, United Kingdom

    Building New Working Lives

    Building bridges between refugee professionals and employers

  11. Toronto, Canada

    COSTI Syrian Refugee Professional Internship Program

    Paid internships for refugees, combined with orientation and employment services, build confidence and provide the “Canadian work experience” that many employers require

  12. Sheffield, United Kingdom

    Cities of Sanctuary, Communities of Welcome

    An official city policy to welcome those in need builds a community supportive of refugees and new immigrants.

  13. Peterborough, Canada

    Cooking Up Opportunity

    Empowering newcomer women through cooking becomes a perfect recipe for acquiring workplace English and entrepreneurial skills.

  14. Guelph, Canada

    Corporate Citizen, Employer, Refugee Champion

    A local business leader welcomes refugees with jobs, housing and a call to action: hiring refugees is an opportunity for everyone

  15. Fishguard (Wales), United Kingdom

    Croeso Abergwaun, Welcome Fishguard

    A global refugee sponsorship initiative finds a home in Wales

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  17. Cleveland, United States

    Dream Neighbourhoods: City Innovation in Refugee Housing

    Community leaders, nonprofit groups and public officials weave refugee housing into plans for revitalizing derelict neighbourhoods.

  18. Toronto, Canada

    Eliminating Barriers for Displaced Individuals

    Credential assessment for immigrants displaced by political unrest, conflict, and natural disasters when verifiable documents are not available

  19. New York City, United States

    Emma’s Torch: Creating Culinary Space for Refugees Dreams

    Harnessing the power of the culinary industry to help refugees find jobs and build new lives with a twelve-week, paid apprenticeship program

  20. Toronto, Canada

    Firing Up the Refugee Talent Pipeline

    For a local catering business, hiring refugees is synonymous with hiring staff who are loyal, motivated, and talented.

  21. Wuppertal, Germany

    From Asylum to Employment: The Wuppertal Partizipation Network

    A multi-sector job readiness initiative that helps asylum seekers access the labour market

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  23. Göttingen, Germany

    Gardens of Intercultural Delight

    A community garden seeds friendship, connection and intercultural understanding as it helps new immigrant families take root.

  24. Fort Wayne, United States

    Gateway to Little Burma

    New gateway cities make newcomer communities count -and be counted.

  25. London, United Kingdom

    Get Refugees Cycling!

    A London project helps refugees make connections by acquiring abandoned or discarded bikes, making them roadworthy and donating them to refugees

  26. Munich, Germany

    Giving Young Refugees a Shot at Success

    A learner-centred approach gives young refugees opportunities for education and integration

  27. Hamburg, Germany

    Healthcare in a Box

    A shipping container is adapted to provide healthcare to a population in crisis,  refugees on the move

  28. Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Housing Starts Here

    In this Amsterdam housing project, Dutch youth and refugees live together — and run the place

  29. Satriano, Italy

    In Italy, a struggling town looks to refugees for revival

    Where welcoming refugees is an opportunity to re-populate a small town, it creates "a virtuous cycle"

  30. Frankfurt, Germany

    Integrating Refugees 'Stitch By Stitch'

    Award winning entrepreneurs and social innovators produce garments for German fashion labels while giving refugee women a chance to work

  31. Copenhagen, Denmark

    Integration in Action

    Promoting core city values like bicycling helps integrate newcomers into the mainstream

  32. Auckland, New Zealand

    It Starts with Soccer

    The universal language of sport reduces the isolation of young refugees while fostering a sense of connection and belonging.

  33. Cardiff, Wales

    Language from the Law: The Cardiff E.S.O.L. Police Project

    Police build trust through language and skill training programs delivered to new immigrants

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  35. Toronto, Canada

    Learning By Doing

    A university led refugee sponsorship program creates experiential learning opportunities for students, volunteers and new institutional partnerships across the city.

  36. London, United Kingdom

    London: Making Museums A Hub For Integration

  37. Hannover, Germany

    MIMI-With Migrants, For Migrants: Intercultural Health in Germany

    Promoting immigrant health by making migrants experts in their own causes.

  38. Boise, United States

    Making Friends and Sharing Dreams: International Summer Youth Program

    A summer program pairs students from the refugee community with native born peers to encourage new friendships and mutual understanding across cultures.

  39. Toronto, Canada

    Making Their Mark: Unlocking Educational Opportunity for Young Refugees

    Creating educational opportunity takes more than funding

  40. Toronto, Canada

    Mes Amis: The Clothing Drive

    A call to action for refugee clothing launches a store, an online community and a social movement

  41. Berlin, Germany


    A smart matching system connects qualified refugees to socially responsible employers and jobs where they fit.

  42. Milan, Italy

    Milan Bus Stories

    Using public transportation networks to carry migration stories across the city

  43. Belgrade, Serbia

    Mobile Solutions for Refugees on the Move

    Using “almost forgotten technology” to create ICT solutions for mobile phones that provide internet-free access to essential information for refugees

  44. Bolton, United Kingdom

    More than Bricks and Mortar: Employability and Housing in Refugee Communities

    Building refugee integration through housing work placements

  45. Richmond Hill, Canada

    Mother Tongue Language Training On the Job

    A trade union in the construction industry offers language training and certification in the native languages of new members – including Arabic-speaking refugees

  46. Frankfurt, Germany

    One Samson, One World

    An industry leader paves the way to vocational training and employment for refugee youth

  47. Sydney, Australia

    Project Ahlan: From Chef to Champion of Refugee Talent

    Employers in the hospitality sector welcome Syrian newcomers with training and job opportunities

  48. Kassel, Germany

    Refugee Day: Jobs and Opportunity

    A chance to spend one day working for a local employer puts refugee jobseekers on a path to full employment.

  49. Stuttgart, Germany

    Refugee Dialogues

    Dialogues and friendship circles help the host community appreciate the 'human face' of refugees and their experiences, through their own stories

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  51. Paris, France

    SINGA: Connecting Community, New and Old

    What if we saw refugees as part of the solution to strengthening our communities?

  52. Toronto, Canada

    Seeing is Believing

    A local initiative provides eye clinics for Syrian refugees and brings communities together for health and safety

  53. Nhill, Australia

    Small Towns, Big Returns

    Refugee resettlement gives regional economy a boost while welcoming Karen families from Myanmar as valued and respected members of the community.

  54. Toronto, Canada

    Starbucks and the First One Thousand

    In partnership with various levels of government and local social agencies, a pledge to employ 1,000 refugees

  55. Barcelona, Spain

    Status: Good Neighbours

    Universal access to city services starts with the civil register.

  56. Auckland, New Zealand

    Swimming to Safety

    Meeting the needs of the Auckland region through water safety coordination and education

  57. Potsdam, Germany

    Teacher Training, With and For Refugee Teachers

    Teacher training program fast-tracks the certification of qualified refugees with a teaching background.

  58. Dudley, United Kingdom

    The 5 Estates Project: Bringing Diverse Communities Together

    Residents on local housing estates come together as one community

  59. Bristol, United Kingdom

    The Bristol Bike Project

    A bike repair project provides work, skill-building and wheels to some of the city's newest arrivals

  60. London, United Kingdom

    Time Together: Mentoring for Daily Life

    Matching ordinary citizens to ordinary acts promotes refugee integration through friendship

  61. Erlangen, Germany

    Triple Win: Tapping Refugee Talent

    In partnership with the city, an engineering multinational pilots a training program for asylum seekers as part of a campaign to counter misconceptions about refugees.

  62. Victoria, Canada

    We Speak Translate

    Using technology to remove the challenge of language as a barrier to integration and inclusion.

  63. Athens, Greece

    Welcome to City Plaza, Athens

    A refugee accommodation project in a disused seven-storey hotel helps build new lives by fostering a culture of community participation based on diversity and mutual respect

  64. Halifax, Canada

    Welcomed in Halifax

    A free transit pass for newcomers helps refugees access city services, get to work or school, and explore the city along with their new neighbours

  65. Berlin, Germany

    When My Home Becomes Our Home

    When residents share their living spaces with refugees they learn about a different culture, becoming 'ambassadors for inclusion' in their own communities.

  66. Mechelen, Belgium

    World Mayor, Minister of Society

    A Mayor’s recipe for urban citizenship is built on safety, security and social inclusion.

  1. Berlin, Germany

    Multaqa: Museums Welcome Refugees

    Refugee guides and cultural interpreters in Berlin museums create new spaces for connection and integration

  2. Cologne, Germany

    Refugee 'Sprachraum': Meet, Greet, Learn

    A library provides social and educational space for the city’s refugees, for learning, connection and community engagement

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