University in crowdfunding bid to help refugees studyThe Independent.
Essentially based in Berlin, Kiron University said it can be accessed from anywhere and added how it has a vision to provide millions of refugees worldwide with the chance to graduate at an institution.
Kiron said there are currently around eight million people who had already begun to study – or wanted to go to university – but couldn’t continue because circumstances in their home country condemned them to search for refuge elsewhere. As a non-governmental, non-profit organisation, Kiron ultimately wants to remove the barriers for refugees and displaced people in order to access free higher education, offering bachelor degrees in five popular areas that face a shortage of skilled workers.
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