This map is the realization of the services in Italy that are aimed at asylum seekers and holders of international and humanitarian protection. The services include, but are not limited to, shelter, health care, education, and work orientation.
Created by the Swiss Students' Association, Perspektiven - Studium is a resource for prospective refugee students in Switzerland to learn about entry requirements, finances, the Swiss education system, and languages. The website gives specific information on the different situations in the country's 26 cantons, and higher education institutions. Although the website is only in German at the moment, the association plans to translate the content into English and French as soon as possible! This is the first nationwide information portal of its kind.
The OutReATH Map by Campfire Innovation in Athens is an outreach service for refugees to help them settle in Athens. The map designates areas and events where you could find free clothes, local markets and bazaars, free cooked meals, hygiene facilities, health service, legal advice, social activities, and educational opportunities.
The Make it in Germany website is the destination for anyone thinking of moving to Germany. From an introduction to Germany as a whole, with its culture, politics, and society, to job opportunities, learning opportunities, and visa information, this website will help you settle in and feel at home. You can contact Make it in Germany by email, chat, or hotline, in English or German!
Chatterbox is a platform designed to give refugees with advanced degrees and valuable skills a chance to be trained and then teach their mother tongues online. Students can also sign up to learn a language, and the fact that they may be learning from someone of the same background can break many cultural limits in teaching. The online and in-person language learning industry was valued at $58.2 Billion in 2011, giving many a chance to learn and teach. While educating students all over the world, this platform also helps refugees' integration in their new homes.
A List of the Most Internationally Recognized Universities and Educational Institutions in the Middle East and Arab World
Al Fanar Media has compiled a comprehensive Arabic list of all the accredited universities in the Middle East and Arab World. The table shows which fields the university is accredited in, who it is accredited by, and the country of accreditation. Searching this table has been made easier by adding filters for country and field of study.
If you are worried about your English, you find writing you PhD in a second language hard, or you have been criticized for your language by a supervisor, this resource is for you. Students who don't speak English as their first language are often very worried about writing and 80 - 100,000 word thesis; stop worrying, and follow these steps!
This downloadable app helps refugees acclimate to life in Germany. From arrival, to getting appropriate paperwork, to vocational training and finding a job. This website is also easily available in Arabic, Farsi, German, French, and English.
With over 4,000 colleges and universities in the U.S., we understand that it can feel overwhelming to find the right one. For those of you starting your search, we have provided some guidelines that could help you research schools in an organized manner.
For those of you beginning your studies in the U.S. for the first time, this guide will help you prepare for your arrival. Features of this resource include important checklists to have, finances, visas, and housing planning, and how to get acquainted with your campus and neighborhood. Head to the website and fill out the form in order to download the free e-guide.