EU-passworld on YouTube

EU Passworld on YouTube Great news for our project! Finally, on new YouTube channel you can find stories of refugee students and workers who are building their future, of universities and higher education intitutes that are welcoming and preparing them for their professional carreers, and companies that are making the most from their skills and […]

3 new documents

3 new documents We have just finalized three policy briefs documenting different aspects of the pathways that we have developed in the context of the EU-Passworld project, in Ireland, Belgium and Italy.  A Labour Pathway to Ireland for Displaced Workers describes in detail the design of a pathway within the framework of Ireland’s Critical Skills […]

EU Passworld, guidance for student refugees in Leuven

EU Passworld, support for refugees in Leuven First quite a few blocks for the exams, and then Stephen Chan has his first academic year at the KU Leuven. Stephen is a student-refugee from South Sudan and can study in Belgium and build a future through EU Passworld, a program of Caritas International, among others. His […]

Education Pathways Community Sponsorship Group in Cork established

The Community Sponsorship Group in County Cork

Education Pathways Community Sponsorship Group in Cork established The Community Sponsorship Group in County Cork, Ireland, was officially established on January 31st, 2024, during the first in-person meeting at University College Cork, as part of the EU-Passworld project. During her presentation on the EU-Passworld initiative, Tessa Cornally from Nasc, the Migrant and Refugee Rights Centre, […]

International scholarship for refugee students at the University of Galway

University of Galway Announces Innovative International Scholarship for Refugee Students A pioneering local group ‘Pobal na Gaillimhe’, will welcome two refugee students, who are Congolese and Cameroonian, to University of Galway in September 2023 with support from the University of Galway, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and Nasc, the Migrant and Refugee Rights Centre. The […]

Engaging Communities in Education and Labour Pathways

Engaging Communities in Education and Labour PathwaysEU-Passworld ATCR Side Event | Geneva 28 June 2023 This year the ATCR (Annual Tripartite Consultations on Resettlement) was held in Geneva, promoted byUNHCR and co-organized by The Irish Refugee Protection Program (IRPP) in the Department of Children,Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth as the State Chair and Nasc, the […]

Nairobi Working Group Report

Working Group on Identification, Referral, and MatchingLearning Exchange Visit, Nairobi, KenyaRoyal Tulip Hotel, Tigoni Road, off Chaka Road, Kilimani, Hurlingham Tuesday – Thursday, March 28-30, 2023 As part of the EU-PASSWORLD project, the second Working Group on Identification, Referral and Matching was held from 28 to 30 March 2023 in Nairobi (Kenya), within which a […]

US Pathway Webinar Report

Change a Life, Including Your OwnRECENT PATHWAY INNOVATIONS LINKED TO COMMUNITY SPONSORSHIP IN THE UNITED STATES WEBINAR Thursday, 2 March 2023 | 16:00 – 17:30 CET REPORT BACKGROUND The unprecedented wave of solidarity unleashed in the wake of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in 2021 and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in 2022 has opened up […]

Registration to the Working Group is open! (March 28-30, 2023 Nairobi, Kenya)

Register Here EU-PASSWORLD aims to strengthen the linkage between community sponsorship and complementary pathways as a crucial nexus both to enhance refugee integration and significantly scale the number of refugees arriving via complementary pathways. The project is implemented during 2022-24 by a consortium of 11 state, civil society and faith-based partners, and includes specific activities […]