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Upwardly
Global

Using digital technology to help
immigrants and refugees

STARTING OVER IN

A NEW COUNTRY

CAN BE OVERWHELMING.

Even immigrants and refugees who come to the United States with professional work experience and advanced education often struggle to find sustainable employment.

To help this talent pool better integrate into the US economy, Accenture helped Upwardly Global build its online job training platform, which equips jobseekers anywhere in the US with acculturation, job search and technical skills.

To date, our partnership has led to:

4,400

jobseekers have accessed online training created by Accenture

2,000

of those participants secured professional positions

19

Upwardly Global alumni
hired at Accenture

1,300+

hours volunteered
by our people in fiscal 2016

STORIES OF

EMPOWERMENT

POWERED BY OUR

PEOPLE

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