When discussing refugee resettlement, we often highlight the value of employment as a route to integration and independence. We know that moving people into work is important for personal development and for thriving communities: but is this understating the human cost of the issue? To look at it from a different angle, what is the damage of not getting people into sustainable employment?
Kalsan Cleaning: A business set up by women, for women
After 21 years of friendship and years spent working together in the Bristol Somali Community and beyond, running mum’s support groups, community projects and a basketball club for teenage girls, Soad and Sahra have decided to start a cleaning business with women’s empowerment a