Localized is a global platform that provides mentorship and career coaching to students and recent graduates many of whom are refugees and vulnerable youth in a host community. Localized enables colleges in emerging economies to prepare their students for the future by tapping into the expertise and experiences of professionals in their diaspora network.
Colleges subscribe to Localized so students and graduates can access career guidance and expertise from global professionals who share language, culture, and roots. Localized works with employers so that students can interact with employees and HR experts, and learn the necessary skills to succeed in the workforce. Employers that partner with Localized gain access to untapped pools of talent and build brand recognition.
Localized is now reaching nine countries and more than 30 universities. Localized mentors represent industry leaders such as: Airbnb, UBER, Google, Dell, Spotify, and Amazon.
Localized is committed to focusing on emerging markets and maintaining free access to the platform for students.
Location: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia