Posts Tagged "show case"


Free German courses

Free German courses


Posted By on Nov 2, 2015

Austrian Integration Fonds offers a limited quantity of free German courses and has developed also My language portal with many materials online. Get more information about funding for the courses in more languages. http://sprachportal.integrationsfonds.at/english.html...

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The Refugee Emojis

The Refugee Emojis


Posted By on Oct 29, 2015

Refugee Emojis turns chatting into donating. It is a pro-bono collaboration of three creative parties (Superheroes Amsterdam, The FWA and Snaps) to raise both awareness and donations for the refugee crisis. The Refugee Emojis keyboard is a set of 36 emojis that symbolise the real needs of refugees. By downloading the keyboard you donate to Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without...

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A banking app for migrants

A banking app for migrants


Posted By on Oct 16, 2015

A London-based startup that lets people open bank accounts anywhere in Europe on their smartphone in as little as 3 minutes has a waiting list of 56,000 potential customers. Monese has built a platform that allows it to check the identity of anyone in the European Economic Area, letting people open bank accounts quickly even if they are new to a country. The startup is specifically targeting migrants, who can find it difficult to open...

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Magic happens

Magic happens


Posted By on Aug 5, 2008

If there is a chance. It seems that impossible things happen. An example from September 2015 showing what effect can have, if persons who want to contribute get the chance.   Men incarcerated for violent crimes won a debate competition vs. the team from Harvard College. The Bard Prison Initiative, begun in 2001, aims to give liberal-arts educations to talented, motivated prisoners. Of 300+ alumni who earned degrees while in...

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