Community Outreach & Education
Building And Sustaining Community Collaborations for Refugee Welcome: A Community Engagement Toolkit
A guide published by Welcoming America comprised of activities that promote a welcoming environment and inclusive school setting all year-round.
A EURITA self-assessment tool to help resettlement and integration practitioners identify the current stage of their community engagement program in the areas of Community Engagement, Identifying Stakeholders, Reception Planning, Community Education, and Refugee Inclusion & Ongoing Coordination, and to better understand the key components of program maturity.
Faces of resettlement reflection questions and lesson plans published by the Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange featuring refugees from Bhutan, Burma, Burundi, Iraq and Sudan sharing their stories.
A toolkit published by Welcoming America that outlines practices to counter anti-refugee and anti-Muslim sentiment.
A toolkit published by Welcoming America to help advocates with messaging in support of Muslims during challenging times.
This IRC briefing pack provides an overview of education in Afghanistan, considerations for working with Afghan students & families and approaches to welcome and support Afghan students.
The Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative, a Canadian led initiative, provides countries with assistance for opening up new pathways for refugee protection. Their website includes a guidebook and planning tools for starting a community sponsorship programme, alongside a number of online learning resources and training modules.
This guidebook produced by Tent Foundation and ORAM is intended to provide companies with guidance on how to establish and implement professional mentorship programs for LGBTQ refugees and asylum seekers.
Volunteer Engagement & Management
A EURITA handbook that serves as a resource manual and training guide for volunteer mentors providing one on one cultural orientation to refugee families in the community.
This section of the EURITA volunteer management manual outlines guidelines and best practices for working with home-based volunteers following the five stages of the volunteer life cycle.
This section of the EURITA volunteer management manual outlines guidelines and best practices for working with corporate volunteers based on the five stages of the volunteer life cycle.
This final section of the EURITA volunteer management manual contains over 70 templates and resources that are adaptable for your use.
A EURITA self-assessment tool to help resettlement and integration practitioners identify the current stage of their volunteer programming in the areas of Planning, Recruitment & Placement, Orientation & Training, Support, and Post-Service, and to better understand the key components of program maturity.
A EURITA presentation on effective volunteer management. It outlines the five stages of the volunteer management cycle and ways to engage home-based and corporate volunteers.
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An IRC report that outlines the lessons learned and best practices in responding to COVID-19 within refugee and migrant communities. The report includes recommendations to the EU and member state governments on how to improve programming, tackle misinformation and build inclusion for refugees and migrants. Read more...
This IRC briefing pack provides an overview of education in Afghanistan, considerations for working with Afghan students & families and approaches to welcome and support Afghan students.Read more...