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Financial services and earnings of refugees

Financial services and earnings of refugees

April 21, 2017

Access to Financial Services Access to low rate credit may be a hinderance to anyone with very litt...

Housing and local employment for refugees

Housing and local employment for refugees

April 13, 2017

Housing The Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program handles all refugees’ housing needs from the t...

Vermont refugees’ employment issues

Vermont refugees’ employment issues

April 6, 2017

Current Refugee Situation In the fiscal year 2015, the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigran...

Trump’s claims frame refugees as terrorists

Trump’s claims frame refugees as terrorists

March 23, 2017

"This is a nation-wide soul search,” my father’s friend Dmitri said regarding the Syrian refuge...

Refugee finds home in Burlington

Emilee Conroe

April 21, 2015

Filed under Life

In 2014, 317 refugees resettled in the state of Vermont, according to the Office of Refugee Resettlement. Pabitra Bhattarai came to Burlington in November 2009 with her family after her parents escaped conflict over religious differences in Bhutan. “I was raised in a refugee camp, and I have nothing that can prove me as...

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