AVAIL project: Refugee and host community buddying in Latvia

Resource details

Resource details

Resource type: Video

Organisation: Latvian Red Cross

Region: Europe

Category: Co-production

Tags: Asylum, Asylum seekers, AVAIL, Buddying, Intergration, Migrants, Migration, Refugees

Publication year: 2020

Language: English

Description

Description

A video on the AVAIL project's "buddies" initiative which matches up new arrivals with local “buddies”. Buddies are volunteers from the local community able to provide practical and emotional support, as well as opening doors to local networks, to help people ease their way into the new culture, society and community.