Refugees and the Egyptian Labour Market: An analysis of the potential role of employers’ organizations

This report aims to create the foundation for social dialogue, by better understanding the position of employers on the topic of refugees and their economic inclusion in Egypt.

Developed by the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) and the ILO PROSPECTS programme in Egypt, this report provides an overview of the international legal framework of refugees’ rights to work through international conventions.

The report also looks at a variety of practices implemented in other countries, which aim to integrate refugees into their national labour markets. It provides an analysis of the legal and social situation of refugees in Egypt.

Finally, it draws recommendations on the potential role of employers' organizations.