Investing in refugee entrepreneurship
Refugee Investment Network Founder and Managing Director John Kluge interviewed on Fox Business:
"In 2017, the number of refugees in the world reached an unprecedented number, 25.4 million, the highest amount seen since World War II. Now John Kluge, the co-founder of the Alight Fund and the Refugee Investment Network, is trying to provide a long-term, economic solution to people who have been displaced because of war or persecution.
'This is an issue whose time has come,' he said during an interview with FOX Business’ Maria Bartiromo on Thursday. 'We’ve been watching the global force migration crisis over the last several years, and I think we found that the solutions that are oriented toward short-term emergency response are just not sufficient to get the job done.'
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