2.C Settlement and Integration
C.7 How is cultural orientation treated?
Why is this area important?
Actors need to consider the various supports and resources for refugees to learn about and integrate into the culture of the resettlement country.
Considerations may include:
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(i) What supports are in place to promote orientation? Who provides them? (ii) How can refugees preserve their cultural heritage while adapting to life in their resettlement country? (iii) What resources are available to help orient refugees? (iv) Are there orientation resources and services tailored to refugees’ age, language, and gender?