Meet the Awardee
The Larsen Lam ICONIQ Impact Award is thrilled to announce our results. Please join us in congratulating the Resourcing Refugee Leadership Initiative!
Resourcing Refugee Leadership Initiative
In partnership with refugee-led organizations Basmeh & Zeitooneh in Lebanon, RAIC in Indonesia, StARS in Egypt, and YARID in Uganda, and Refugiados Unidos in Colombia, Asylum Access seeks to strengthen the capacity of 45 existing RLOs to collectively reach one million refugees.
Support the Remaining Finalists
Delivering Resilient Enterprises and Market Systems (DREAMS) for Refugees
Village Enterprise, in partnership with Mercy Corps and IDinsight, plans to scale and evaluate “DREAMS for Refugees”, a program to equip refugees in Uganda and Ethiopia with the skills, supports, resources, and connections they need to become successful entrepreneurs.
New American Cities
Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS)
In New American Cities, LIRS will redesign systems of collaboration between local governments, employers, and resettlement agencies, creating a longer-term approach to self-sufficiency for refugees.
Global Education Movement: Preparing Refugees to Become Agents of Change
Southern New Hampshire University Global Education Movement
Through the Global Education Movement (GEM), more than 1,500 refugee students across five countries will learn skills, earn accredited bachelor’s degrees, and connect to meaningful, well-compensated careers as agents of change in their communities.
Unlocking Skilled Migration Solutions for Refugees
Talent Beyond Boundaries
Talent Beyond Boundaries connects skilled refugees to international employers and advocates, so that refugees and other displaced people can move internationally for work, leveraging their own skills to move their families towards secure futures.