To settle in a new country can be a haunting experience. Especially for young refugees in finding jobs. Or meeting the locals. So any solution for refugees in Australia?
For refugee crises worldwide. “Techfugees” – A community technology
to meet the needs of the refugees. This new community is started from the previous month. This gives the website developers in Australia.
Entrepreneurs work with older refugees. To find a way to help those new to Australia settled more quickly. This help for Australians. Same old refugees to contribute experience in a project beneficial in the long term.
Co-founder of “Techfugees” said: “Certainly in the life we have not seen many refugees have gone home since their country as such. Therefore, thayve calmly sitting on the sidelines and watched the news the difficulties that they face. We thought it would not be hard. If we can contribute in a simple way as to provide support technically. ”
An employee (23 years old) arrived a year ago. Native Iran. But fled the country and lived out as refugees in Malay in 5 years. He says it is difficult to find ways to re-establish life in a new country and he wants to help others succeed in something he did stumble earlier.
“If you do not know anyone in this country. And for me to have the exposure that I find social networking sites. And find people who have similar circumstances. But the difficult thing is that if you do not know the voice. And did not know anyone, then you find a few tries. Not then you really give up and down. Then always at home and worse. You can not in harmony with the local community in that sense. ”
He hopes the Australian technical experts can find ways to help the refugees. And find out the set nice community in Australia. To build trust with the local knowledge.
Employees of international settlement services is Mr. Dor Akech Achiek said. Numbers of refugees challenges facing children from learning English to find work. But that first step toward better integration with people in Australian society is breaking stereotypes about refugees.
“Young people with refugee backgrounds are the most aggressive that you can contact. They have a lot of talent, determination and hard work. We are a program with a newly arrived young people about 4 months ago. He currently works with us in an organization that we introduced and they find value in him. That organization now requires us to run a new program to find similar young people.
Technical solutions can vary from the basic program. Or alert them about a social event or training until more complex sites. To help them find the improvement of language ability.
Who developed the website said. He wanted to help the refugees in a more realistic manner.
Since this program began in Australia, has helped dozens of refugees to find jobs. And also help train two new techniques. In such a technique is developed abroad.