Unlocking Skills: Successful Initiatives for Integrating Foreign-Trained Immigrant Professionals.

Nearly 2 million college-educated immigrants in the United States, more than half coming with academic and professional credentials, are unable to fully utilize their professional skills and instead are stuck in low-skilled work or are unemployed. This report explores a range of programs and policies that are providing cutting-edge career navigation, relicensing, gap filling, and job search assistance to remedy this brain waste.

http://www.migrationpolicy.org/sites/default/files/publications/IntegratingForeignTrainedProfessionals-FINAL.pdf

 

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