Syrian refugees

Climate Change Could Triple Number of Refugees Fleeing to Europe by 2100

Another recent study of refugees arrived at a dire conclusion: by the end of the century, the number of asylum seekers to Europe…

Startup Teaches Coding Skills to Refugees in the Netherlands

The time spent waiting in refugee camps can be used to learn an in-demand skill, as Dutch residents are learning.

Spirit of Ramadan Guides BRIDGE America to Help Refugees Adapt to a New Life

As Ramadan begins across the Muslim world, BRIDGE America represents the spirit of this important time of year as it strives to improve…

Far from a Burden, Refugees Are a Net Positive Economically

Despite the perception that refugees create an economic burden, the overwhelming data suggests that they are actually a net positive for the communities…

New App Could Help Refugees Access Bank Accounts, Avoid Black Market

The app uses social media profiles to build a history for prospective bank customers who lack traditional forms of identification.

3p Weekend: 7 Companies Led By Refugees

From Fortune 500 companies to trendy startups, these seven corporate stories show what's possible when countries take a chance on people fleeing violence…

Policy Points: Boosting the Business Voice Against the Immigration Ban

Businesses are coming together in opposition to U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial travel and immigration policies -- a trend the American Sustainable Business…

How Trump’s Immigration Policies Affect Economics In ‘Sanctuary Cities’

The Donald Trump administration is considering a revamp to its highly controversial ban on travelers from seven predominantly-Muslim countries. And cities are speaking…

Try, Try Again: Starbucks Weathers One Boycott After Another

Conservatives mounted a boycott to protest Starbucks' support for refugees, but past experience shows they are doomed to fail.

Airbnb Ups the Ante on Refugee Commitment

Last week Airbnb offered free housing to refugees and others affected by the controversial U.S. travel ban. In an email to users, the…

97 Top Tech Companies Line Up Against Trump

Donald Trump is bleeding support from top U.S. business leaders by the bucket: In the latest news, 97 top tech companies joined in…

The Muslim Ban is a Watershed Moment for CSR: Disney and Amazon Square Off Against Trump

In a significant development for corporate social responsibility, Donald Trump's Muslim ban is prompting U.S. companies to become high-profile change agents.

First Facebook, Now Lyft: Peter Thiel Undercuts Tech Companies’ CSR Messages

Silicon Valley billionaire investor Peter Thiel remains a Donald Trump supporter, even after the controversial travel restrictions. And his ambivalence toward Trump's Muslim…

Thanks to Donald Trump, Corporate Social Responsibility Just Became Mainstream

The unintended consequence of President Donald Trump’s travel ban is the birth of a new era of corporate responsibility.

Lyft Stands up to Trump and the Refugee Ban, While Uber Stumbles

Protests sparked at airports across the country over the weekend, as thousands showed up to oppose President Trump's controversial travel ban. In the…