About us

The Refugee Company empowers refugees. We speed up integration by placing people in the center of society.

August 22, 2016


Refugee Company is starting next week in the Bijlmer Bajes. We are going to build a beautiful craft room with sewing machines, a design room and silkscreen workshop. We are looking for builders, cleaners, do-ers who want to help us make it a welcoming place for refugees in the building. Please share and use the […]

June 13, 2016

Order a tuxedo from Mr Khaled!

Through our Kickstarter campaign you can order a tuxedo from Mr Khaled: Mister Khaled makes the finest custom tailored tuxedos. Support him by giving him the opportunity to start creating again! Read more about Mr Khaled here.

June 9, 2016

Mister Kahled’s tuxedo’s

Mister Kahled makes the finest custom tailored tuxedos.

June 9, 2016

Designing Solutions

With the Product Design Department of the University of Applied Sciences Amsterdam (HvA), the Refugee Company is developing practial design solutions to improve life in the Emergency Camps. After listening carefully to some of the personal  experiences of refugees, the students have come up with new design solutions. Most of them very helpful and practical […]

June 9, 2016


Designers Hida, Amir and Reza have created a new design room in the Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Ambasy. This room is inspired on their iranian culture and combines this with western culture. Sheida (this is the name of the room) is created for the Lloyd festival: Migrating world. More information in the link.

June 9, 2016


After worries over Syrian conflict cotton and even Syrian refugee children surfacing in Turkish garment factories, here is some positive news for Syrian refugees: Denim City, an Amsterdam non-profit organisation dedicated to craftsmanship, innovation and sustainability in the denim industry, has started a project together with Refugee Company that will employ Syrian refugees who are […]