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IntEnt Foundation Continues to Bring Wealth to Migrant Entrepreneurs

May 4, 2011

IntEnt Foundation Continues to Bring Wealth to Migrant Entrepreneurs

For over fifteen years now, IntEnt Foundation has been making an indelible mark on the lives of countless migrant entrepreneurs living in the Netherlands. Essentially the organization equips people with everything they need in order to establish companies of their own in their countries of origin.   True to its foundational roots, IntEnt’s mission is not more...

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Fewer Asylum Requests Last Year, More Skilled Migrants

April 18, 2011

Fewer Asylum Requests Last Year, More Skilled Migrants

According to the immigration service, there are fewer requests made for asylum in the Netherlands. In contrast, the number of skilled migrants has increased. In 2010 there were over 15, 000 requests made to the IND for asylum in the Netherlands. This was about 1,000 less than in the year 2009, the immigration service said. Also the number of requests from people more...

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Migration and Development: Changing Times for Diaspora Organisations in Europe

March 25, 2011

Migration and Development: Changing Times for Diaspora Organisations in Europe

By Antony Otieno Ong’ayo While the developmental potentials of migration have been acknowledged in both policy and academic circles, the conditions under which diasporas (individuals, communities and associations/organisations) are able to maximise on their development potentials are increasingly changing fast. These changes relate to the overall policy shift in the more...

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