All Displaced Persons in Italian I.r.o. Camps to Receive Ort Vocational Training
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All Displaced Persons in Italian I.r.o. Camps to Receive Ort Vocational Training

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All displaced persons, irrespective of race or nationality, residing in International Refugee Organization camps in Italy will henceforth be entitled to receive ORT vocational training, it was reported here. The decision follows an agreement reached between the I.R.O. and ORT. Courses to be offered include telegraphy, dressmaking, tractor operation, horticulture and waving.

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