A path to higher education and employment for refugees

Title:
A path to higher education and employment for refugees
Speaker:
Chrystina Russell
Description:

Out of the more than 70 million displaced people worldwide, only three percent have access to higher education. The Global Education Movement (GEM) is on a mission to change that with the first large-scale initiative of its kind to help refugee learners get bachelor's degrees and create pathways toward employment. Hear from students and the program's executive director, Chrystina Russell, about how GEM's flexible, competency-based model sets graduates up for success and empowerment wherever they are.

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Video Language:
English
Team:
closed TED
Project:
TEDTalks
Duration:
05:44