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Published 24.06.2020 15:05
In Morocco agricultural workers have been flown back to Italy for work.
Seasonal agricultural workers from Morocco have been flown back to Italy using chartered planes paid for by farmer groups in order to harvest. Italy relies on 350,000 foreign agriculture workers who reside and work in the country from March to November every year. The workers were tested for Covid-19 prior…
Lockdown, Unemployment, ,
Published 05.06.2020 16:03
In Somalia the UNHCR is providing cash assistance to 20 000 refugees.
In order to mitigate the economic impact of Covid-19 and the subsequent lockdown, the UNHCR has extended a once-off multi-purpose cash grant to supplement the monthly subsistence allowance of 20 000 refugees in the country. The organization has also paid the refugee’s monthly subsistence allowance three months in advance to…
Unemployment,
Published 31.05.2020 12:09
In Bangladesh, the government announced an additional $235 million (Tk 20 billion) stimulus package on May 14.
The package aims to help migrant workers, unemployed youth and rural population, which made the total stimulus package past $11.77 billion.The amount is equivalent to 3.6 percent of the country’s GDP.
Unemployment,
Published 28.05.2020 12:16
In Italy, the government approved a decree that entails a six-month temporary stay permit intended to allow undocumented migrants to work with a regular contract.
If by the end of six months a migrant has a contract from their employer, they can apply to convert the temporary permit into a longer-term work permit. The amnesty was pushed by agriculture associations across Italy looking to fill the gap left by at least 200,000 seasonal labourers.
Unemployment,
Published 21.05.2020 08:17
In Germany, the government allowed farmers to pay charter flights for migrant workers in April and May.
About 28,000 workers have been flown from Romania and Bulgaria to Germany in these months under this airlift program, according to The New York Times. The opposition Greens party has criticized the measure as “scandalous and irresponsible.”
Unemployment,
Published 16.05.2020 11:00
Italy announced a 6-month permit for undocumented migrants working in agriculture and as carers.
The initiative aimed at filling the gap left by at least 200,000 seasonal workers due to travel restrictions during the pandemic. It is part of a €55 billion stimulus package approved on May 14.
Inclusion, Unemployment,
Published 27.04.2020 12:08
In California, the government will give cash to undocumented migrants during the pandemic.
An estimated two million people live in the state without documents, which means they are not eligible for the Coronavirus stimulus package approved by the federal government in late March. California will provide $500 per adult for those out of the system. The fund combines state donations with money raised…

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