Migrants make “positive” changes to their adopted homelands

16 December 2016

Migrants make “positive” changes to their new homelands, including boosting the workforce, the UN’s educational, scientific and cultural agency UNESCO has said.

Golda El-Khoury is UNESCO’s Chief of Section for Social and Human Sciences Department.

Speaking at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, she said European countries with ageing populations, could benefit in particular from a surge in young immigrants.

May Yaacoub asked Ms El-Khoury how immigrants could integrate successfully into the new communities, during a time of global crisis.

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