Refugee Labor Mobility in the United States: Obstacles and Opportunities

Author: Talent Beyond Boundaries

Date: October 2022

Country: United States of America

Type of Legal Pathway: Labour mobility 

Language: English

Description: This Talent Beyond Boundaries (TBB) report outlines the potential for refugees and other forcibly displaced people to relocate to the United States via employment-based visas, building a pathway that is complementary to asylum and resettlement. Drawing on TBB’s expertise navigating barriers to refugee labor mobility in Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom, it also highlights challenges and proposes solutions for obstacles to refugee labor mobility in the United States.3