Upwardly Global: Bridging the Opportunity Gap for Skilled Immigrants

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Although that plant was considered a model employer for refugees at the time, Jane met employees who included a former engineer from Iraq and a surgeon from Bosnia. As UpGlo scaled and expanded become to a national organization, it continued to eliminate employment barriers for skilled immigrants and refugees and integrate this population into the professional workforce. Meghan Lewit is Upwardly Global's senior associate for marketing communications. Over 1.8

Nonprofit Technology News for May 2014

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The Microsoft Imagine Cup is a student competition to create innovative IT projects and ultimately bring those ideas to market. Our TechSoup Global partners there are also working hard on disaster relief in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia through the Community Boost r program and also a project called Mapa Poplava. Of course he does great work leading the organization's national digital strategy, and they have plenty of work to do.

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Nonprofit Technology News for May 2013: Free WiFi in Forbes Magazine and Braille Phones

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Gartner just came out with a pretty set of interesting predictions on the hardware market through 2017. It's not "news" that the traditional PC market is predicted to continue its decline (7.6 This is similar to the success of projects like Restart Romania in which social activists got help to develop online tools to address corruption in high places, and also a national website for tracking medication shortages in Romania.

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Support Women Survivors of War with $27/month

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In small groups, the women learned basic business and marketing skills. They enrolled in special job skills classes designed to meet the market needs of their community. T he program works in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iraq, Kosovo, Nigeria, Rwanda and Sudan. "The program 'has dared me to hope-of having a house, of living in peace, of reclaiming my dynamism, my dignity.

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Nonprofit Technology News for April 2013

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Gartner just came out with a pretty set of interesting predictions on the hardware market through 2017. It's not "news" that the traditional PC market is predicted to continue its decline (7.6 This is similar to the success of projects like Restart Romania in which social activists got help to develop online tools to address corruption in high places, and also a national website for tracking medication shortages in Romania.

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Solutionary Women: Heddy Nam

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Later, they learned that it happened again and again – in the cases of Cambodia, Bosnia and Rwanda - and it was still happening but nobody was doing anything about it. In the US context, we are focused on building an awareness of issues involved in genocide and post-conflict peacebuilding as well as connecting American youth to our partners in other parts of the globe to plug them into cross-national, cross-cultural collaboration.