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Wednesday, November 9 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Back to Work: Technology Training for Refugees in Turkey LIMITED

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A new law allowing refugees to register for work permits in Turkey has created new work opportunities. Partnering with HP, International Medical Corps has recently opened a Livelihoods Center in Istanbul, which provides technology training and job-skills development for Syrian refugees. In this session, International Medical Corps will discuss this partnership, and approach. 

Moderators
avatar for Isaac Kwamy

Isaac Kwamy

Global Programs Director, Disaster Preparedness and Response, NetHope
Isaac is presently the Global Programs Director of Humanitarian Operations and Disaster Management for NetHope. Isaac leads NetHope’s Global Humanitarian Operations Programs including Emergency Preparedness, Response & Recovery efforts, Crisis Informatics, Access to Information as Aid and Humanitarian Digital Financial Services (Cash programing). This includes providing leadership, oversight and execution of NetHope’s Humanitarian... Read More →

Speakers
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Rebecca Milner

VP Institutional Advancement, International Medical Corps
Rebecca Milner, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, mobilizes partnerships, resources and awareness in support of International Medical Corps programs that reach 10 million people a year globally. A preeminent First Responder, International Medical Corps provides lifesaving healthcare and training that builds self-reliance for people on the frontlines of war, disaster and disease in nearly 40 countries. Since its founding in 1984, the... Read More →


Wednesday November 9, 2016 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Conference C

Attendees (26)