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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 […]

Financing education pathways for refugees: Advisory Board meeting

Financing education pathways for refugees: Advisory Board meeting The second meeting of the EU-Passworld Advisory Board took place online on Monday, 12 December 2022.  The Board provides strategic guidance to project partners in Belgium, Ireland and Italy. It connects the dots to relevant experiences and actors in other countries; offers practical tips to address challenges […]

Universities at the forefront of access to education

Universities at the forefront of access to education The round table “Italian universities at the forefront of access to education in Italy and in the world” was held on 6 December, organized as part of the EU-Passworld project co-financed by the European Commission through AMIF funds, which brought together the main Italian actors of the […]

First in-person meeting of Galway Community Sponsorship Group

First in-person meeting of Galway Community Sponsorship Group After meeting online, the first in-person meeting of members of the University of Galway Community Sponsorship Group, as part of the EU-Passworld project, took place on November 29th in Galway. The group is composed of members from the University of Galway including students, staff, academics and Student’s […]