Hire Immigrants profiles “what works” in immigrant employment worldwide.

A resource for employers

Hire Immigrants provides businesses worldwide with the tools and resources they need to better recruit, retain and promote immigrants. The site profiles good examples and innovative practices from employers around the globe. Employers can find practices that fit their needs according to the size, sector and geographic location of their business.

This site will assist you — the hiring decision makers and business leaders who drive the economy — to source, select, develop and welcome immigrants as creative contributors to your workforce.

A resource for immigrant entrepreneurs

Hire Immigrants provides immigrant entrepreneurs with links to the leading supports available for start-ups in general and immigrants in particular.

This site will assist you — immigrants who are starting out as entrepreneurs and small business owners — to find the resources to start, grow, manage and plan for the future of your business.

A resource for policy makers

Hire Immigrants provides policy makers, researchers, and community activists with analysis and leading thinking from around the globe on immigrant employment and entrepreneurship.

You will find examples from various jurisdictions of what works in practice, policy and law to support immigrants to realize their employment and business ambitions.

If you think your company should be profiled or if you know of a resource that should be listed, please send your feedback to [email protected].

Hire Immigrants is managed by the Global Diversity Exchange (GDX) at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University.


Mark Patterson, Executive Director
Devon Franklin, Project Manager
Fatma Hassan, Project Coordinator

Are you an immigrant searching for a job in Canada?

There are other sites and resources that are specific to your needs. These include Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Working In Canada and the Settlement Roadmap.