This Podcast is a new communication channel between the New York Local Expatriate Spouse Association of UN workers (NYLESA) and its members. This initiative is also a new way to support each other as UN spouses living in New York. Through different episodes, the show will cover different topics such as things to do when you first arrive in New York; interviews with NYLESA members about their work, hobbies, and neighborhoods; and interviews with experts about taxes and banking, healthcare, education, work permits and more.
Episode - 5 Immigration
In this episode, we talk about immigration options beyond our current G4 visa status.
Episode 4 - Starting your own business
In this episode, we talk to Man Li Lin, an expert from the Small Business Administration, about how to start your own business in New York.
Episode 3 - Getting your Work Permit
In this episode, we talk to Rula Eid Greco who is the Host Country Immigration Support Services Officer at the United Nations Department of Operational Support. She tells in detail the process of applying for and renewing a work permit. We recommend all NYLESA members listen to this podcast!
Episode 2 - Opening a bank account
In this episode, we talk about bank accounts in the US. And for that, we interview a branch manager of the United Nations Federal Credit Union.
Episode 1 - What is NYLESA?
In this first episode, we talk about NYLESA, about this new podcast, about our plans and many other things.