Archived Webinar: Collaborating with Mainstream Workforce Development and Taking Advantage of Federal Workforce Development-funded Training Opportunities

Archived Webinar: Collaborating with Mainstream Workforce Development and Taking Advantage of Federal Workforce Development-funded Training Opportunities

In this webinar, Higher discussed specific career pathways opportunities within the mainstream workforce system that have potential to help refugees move beyond “survival jobs”. Understanding the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (Federal Workforce Development) and collaborating with the mainstream workforce development system can increase training and career opportunities for refugees. Guest speakers included representatives of the U.S. Department of Labor, the U.S. Department of Education, and the International Institute of Saint Louis, a refugee service provider that has a long history of successful mainstream partnership.

Date: December 1, 2016
Language(s): English
Target Audience(s): Service Provider
Author(s): Higher
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