About Refugee Populations

A cultural orientation provider leading a cultural orientation class in a resettlement office

About Refugee Populations

Learn more about the refugee populations being resettling in the United States.

Refugee Backgrounders provide U.S. resettlement communities with basic information to better understand and serve their new clients. Backgrounders include information about a population’s history, culture, religion, language, education, and resettlement needs. 

Backgrounders

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General Backgrounders

Muslim Populations

Information and Resources for Working with Muslim Populations

Central America Minors

Information and Resources for Working with Central American Minors