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Semir Sakic's story in Germany began, like so many others, starting with flight from a war. At the age of six, he fled with his family in an old VW bus from his home village Prijepolje in Serbia across many borders to Germany. He has been living in Offenbach ever...
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M-UP held its second workshop in September, entitled Migrant Entrepreneurship Support in Practice. Held in Amsterdam, the two-day workshop was jointly hosted by M-UP and fellow COSME project, MAGNET (Migrant Acceleration for Growth – Network for Entrepreneurship Training).
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“Call Me a Business Owner, Not a Refugee!” Challenges of and Perspectives on Newcomer Entrepreneurship – WRC Research Paper No. 7
Written by UBNA RASHID:Participating in the labour market is vital to newcomers’ successful integration in the host country. Although most newcomers participate through wage earning, some start their own businesses. Refugee entrepreneurship has substantial benefits...read more
Written by Hugo Valenzuela-Garcia, Berta Güell, Sònia Parella, José Luis Molina, Miranda Jessica Lubbers:The category of space is essential in migration studies and it is implicitly present in the literature about migrant entrepreneurs. However, there is a lack of...read more
3rd – 5th April 2019 – Barcelona, Spain
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This website is part of the project Network for Migrant Entrepreneurs to Scale Up and Grow — EMEN-UP (no. 764398) which has received funding from the European Union’s COSME Programme (2014-2020)
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