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2018 Feb 19 Mon, 08:26:58 pm

Job centre for Syrian refugees opens in Jordan camp

GENEVA, 19th February, 2018 (WAM) -- The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) inaugurated the Azraq refugee camp’s first employment centre. The Azraq Centre for Employment (ACE), set up in coordination with the Government of Jordan and sponsored by the Dutch Government, aims to facilitate access to formal work opportunities across Jordan for Syrian refugees living in the camp. The centre was inaugurated under the patronage of Jordan’s Minister of Labour Ali Al-Ghezawi, who was represented at the opening ceremony by...