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Thematic Focus: Work/Economic Aspects

"Co-Creation of Social Entrepreneurial Opportunities with Refugees," Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, Latest Articles, 4 Feb. 2019 [ResearchGate]Do Inclusive Labor Market Access Regulations Increase the Employment Rate of Asylum Seekers?, In a Nutshell, no. 11 (National Center of Competence in Research, … Continue reading

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First Quarter Brings Code of Ethics Reporting Into Focus

At this time of year, it is important for registered investment advisers to assure that they are in compliance with federal and/or state rules requiring them to monitor their supervised persons’ security holdings and transactions for compliance with the firm’s … Continue reading

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Congressional Committees Focus on ACA and Other Health Policy Issues

Federal health policy is an early focus for Congressional committees.  In addition to several hearings held in January, Congressional hearings in February have concentrated on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and primary care, including the following: A House Energy and … Continue reading

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Regional Focus: Asia Pacific

Afghanistan: Multi-year Protection and Solutions Strategy (2019-2021) (UNHCR, Jan. 2019) [text]"Assessing Mental Health and Service Needs among Refugees in Malaysia," International Journal of Social Welfare, vol. 28, no. 1 (Jan. 2019) [free full-text]Beyond Aid: The Continuous Struggle to Cope with … Continue reading

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Regional Focus: United States – Pt. 1

Blog posts & new developments:Border Apprehensions Increased in 2018 – Especially for Migrant Families (Pew's FactTank, Jan. 2019) [text]By the Numbers: How 2 Years of Trump’s Policies Have Affected Immigrants (Vox, Jan. 2019) [text]- See also related Guardian article.Five Bold … Continue reading

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