Refugee Economic Self-Sufficiency: An Exploratory Study of Approaches Used in Office of Refugee Resettlement Programs. Table 3 Key Challenges Related to Refugee Economic Self-Sufficiency

11/17/2008

Table 3 Key Challenges Related to Refugee Economic Self-Sufficiency

Key ChallengesNumber of Times Challenge was Mentioned
Resources13
Transportation10
Language Barriers10
Hard-to-Serve Clients9
Refugee Attitudes/Expectations5
Limited Length of Time to Work with Refugees5
Diversity of Refugees5
Local Employment Conditions5
Cultural Factors5
On-line Job Applications3
Staff Turnover3
Provision of Follow-up Services3
Documentation Issues3