Publications

GCIR Reports

Format: 2017
2017
​​ The risk of deportation has never been greater for immigrants, refugees, and other newcomers living in the United States, as well as those seeking protection at our borders. In this climate, understanding the deportation process and role of legal services providers is critical. Access to...
2017
Recent federal policy changes—whether via presidential executive orders or guidance and memos from federal agencies—have left immigrants and refugees in the United States living in profound uncertainty and fear. Under these policies, immigrant children and families, regardless of their...
2016
Immigrants comprise one in three California workers. This diverse pool of individuals includes those fluent in English and those with limited English proficiency; those with very little formal education and those who came to the United States with foreign degrees and credentials; and those who...
2016
Bullying, harassment, intimidation, and other hate-based incidents in schools and on college campuses have risen sharply this academic year and are increasing at an alarming rate. This disturbing trend is creating anxiety and fear for children and youth from immigrant and refugee backgrounds,...
2016
The future of Texas is inextricably linked to the immigrants and refugees who call the state home. One in three children in Texas—most of whom are U.S. citizens—has a foreign-born parent, and the state’s foreign-born population is growing six times faster than that of U.S.-born. Whether...
2016
ADVISORY (Nov. 11, 2016) - Before consulting this resource, please first review the resource page we have assembled on how to proceed given the possible cancellation of the DACA program. In particular, consider United We Dream's recommendations, Immigrant Legal Resource Center's factsheet...
2016
The face of Texas is changing. Over the past two decades, a rising foreign-born population has reshaped the Lone Star state. This infographic considers some of the most dramatic changes--and impacts--that have occurred in the state.
2015
Philanthropy plays an important role in addressing the needs and lifting up the challenges facing our country’s diverse population of newcomers. This flowchart addresses some common concerns and questions about investing in this dynamic and critically important funding space.
2015
ADVISORY (Nov. 11, 2016) - Before consulting this resource, please first review the resource page we have assembled on how to proceed given the possible cancellation of the DACA program. In particular, consider United We Dream's recommendations, Immigrant Legal Resource Center's factsheet...
2014
This 20-page report considers the impacts and opportunities presented by the growing number of immigrants in Oregon and Washington. The report includes overviews of newcomers’ impacts on the two states’ demographics, economics, and educational systems; a review of national policy...

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