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Remote work for refugees: changing lives and livelihoods

Author:
Craig Zelizer

November 22, 2023

PCDN is delighted to announce our upcoming Social Change Career Podcast Livestream, featuring Lorraine Charles, a pioneer in the field of digital empowerment and social entrepreneurship. Join us on November 28 at 9 am EST for an inspiring session about connecting forcibly displaced individuals with remote work opportunities and fostering inclusive digital economies.

Why You Should Tune In:

  • Empowering Connections: Discover how digital platforms can bridge the gap between forcibly displaced people and global work opportunities.
  • Digital Innovation: Learn from Lorraine's experience in leveraging technology for social impact.
  • Career Pathways: Explore career opportunities in social entrepreneurship and digital solutions for humanitarian challenges.
  • Key Trends and Skills: Understand the essential trends and skills needed to work effectively at the intersection of social impact and migration.

In This Episode, We'll Explore:

  • Remote Work Revolution: Understanding the potential of remote work in transforming the lives of displaced individuals.
  • Na'amal's Journey: Dive into the story behind the organization and its mission to link displaced people with employment opportunities.
  • Digital Solutions for Social Good: Learn about Lorraine's work with Finn Church Aid and the International Labour Organization.
  • Research & Impact: Discover insights from Lorraine's research at the University of Cambridge on business and social change.
  • Collaborative Efforts: Hear about Lorraine's role in advisory committees like MIT ReACT and IRC's Technical Advisory Committee for ReBuild.

Why is PCDN doing this? Our mission is to empower professionals and students to pursue impactful careers in social change. For more tailored guidance, visit the PCDN Career Campus.

Format: Engaging interviews led by the PCDN team, with opportunities for audience interaction and questions.

How to Attend: Watch the live stream on LinkedIn & YouTube. Missed the live session? Catch the recording on our YouTube Channel and as a podcast episode.

When: November 28 from 9 am to 10 am EST

Bio: Lorraine Charles is a social entrepreneur and researcher, Co-founder and Executive Director of Na'amal. She holds significant roles with Finn Church Aid and the International Labour Organization and is a Research Associate at the University of Cambridge. Lorraine is known for her expertise in linking forcibly displaced individuals with remote work opportunities and is a member of various advisory committees focused on digital solutions and livelihood programs.

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