Making the most of the skills and experience of migrants and refugees
Seizing the opportunity
Queensland is faced with a $250 million opportunity – we just need to tap into a talent pool that is right under our nose.
Each year, thousands of skilled migrants and refugees make Queensland their home. These people bring with them a diverse range of skills, qualifications and extensive professional experience that has the potential to bring enormous value to our businesses, our economy and our society.
Drawing on primary and secondary data sources, this report explores the economic and social imperative for better utilisation of skills and experience of migrants and refugees in Queensland, what is getting in our way, and how we might move forward to reap the benefits.
Published: November 2018