Community, Resources

Students Helping Refugees – Germany

Where: Germany. What: A language and mentoring programme called ‘Welcome - Students Helping Refugees’. Many students are volunteering their time to help refugees become integrated at German universities. Their efforts are contributing to the refugees’ academic success and social integration. These measures include, for example, buddy and mentoring programmes at several universities, as well as … Continue reading

Community, Employment & Training

Code your Future

Where: London and Glasgow. What: A non-profit organisation supporting refugees who have the dream of becoming software developers. Offering them a 6-month web development programme, coached by a group of professional developers. Organisation: Code Your Future. Start Date: Early October 2016. Success: In 2016 it launched the first cohort of its 6-month web development programme, … Continue reading


New Perspectives

Where: Amsterdam, The Netherlands What: The project helps newcomers granted temporary residence to participate in the local society through workshops, tours, masterclasses and photography exchanges. The objective is to use photograph to stimulate creative encounters and language development amongst the residents of Amsterdam. Organisation: Foam (International photography organisation based in Amsterdam) Click here for more … Continue reading


Community Gardening Project

Where: Middlesbrough, England What: Working in partnership with members of the local community to give vulnerable migrants the opportunity to take part in a community to learn and share their skills in gardening. At the end of the project participants will received an OCN level 1 accredited qualification in horticulture. Organisation: Investing in People and … Continue reading