Background Information on New Americans’ is a compilation of resources about refugees and special immigrants actively participating in refugee agriculture programs at the International Rescue Committee in Charlottesville, VA. The information originates from a variety of sources including the IRC itself and the Department of Health and Human Services. It provides abbreviated information about the cultural practices and context from which resettled people hail, with an emphasis on diet, food traditions and agricultural background.
Media: Digital Download
Incubator Type: Urban, Rural, Peri-urban
Population Type: Immigrant, Refugee
Organization: International Rescue Committee