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Synonyms for resettlement

the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)

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I met a family who is due to be resettled in the UK and heard first hand how important the resettlement scheme is and how it helps individuals, who have fled danger and conflict, to rebuild their lives.
decad E we r "Expanding resettlement to welcome at least 10,000 refugees each year, regardless of which emergency they've fled, and giving them equal rights and support, would far better reflect the contribution we should be making and build on the success of the Syrian scheme post 2020.
In recent months and years practically every opposition party has supported the resettlement programme in various ways, he stressed.
Vincent Cochetel, UNHCR's special envoy for the Central Mediterranean Situation, says his organisation would like to evacuate more people from Libya, but the government of Niger has suspended the operation because there are too few resettlement departures.
But after languishing for nearly seven years in Indonesia - where he cannot legally work, access public services or obtain citizenship - Ebrahim recently received bad news: His resettlement is unlikely to ever happen.
The resettlement process in 2008 had sent many of them living in the camps to resettlement in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Europe.
A Merthyr Tydfil council spokesman said: "When the Syrian Resettlement Programme was first turn to page 4 introduced the authority entered into a collaborative arrangement with a neighbouring authority that resulted in two families coming to Merthyr Tydfil in June and August of 2016.
In-city resettlement, which tends to be pricier but allows ISFs more access to livelihood and basic services, accounted for 17 percent of the Aquino administration's P50-billion housing projects for 101,210 families.
2 billion relates to resettlement of three villages- Khoshe, Logro and Uchar.
government executive order suspending refugee admissions for 120 days, the statement urged Ottawa to "continue to show leadership" in refugee resettlement.
Under this program the UNHCR identifies and refers entire groupings of refugees for resettlement in Canada.
A week after the state officially withdrew from the nation's refugee resettlement program, Texas has moved to end its legal battle over Syrian refugees.
But at home, instead of offering vital safe and legal passages through resettlement and relocation, the main focus remains on keeping people out at all costs.
The policy was drafted by the Ministry of Prison Reforms, Rehabilitation, Resettlement and Hindu Religious Affairs, at the request of the President Maithripala Sirisena.
Resettlement of refugees to Estonia from Turkey is dragging on because the Turkish authorities are not allowing people to leave the country after the attempted coup, Estonian Interior Minister Hanno Pevkur says.