In a recent notice of proposed rulemaking, the Trump administration claimed ... ruling upholding Flores and the monthly number of U.S. Border Patrol apprehensions of families at the southwest border. (The ...
May 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
Note: Due to a GCIR board meeting, this edition of our Monthly Immigration Policy Call series has been moved to a Tuesday. ... calls will continue to be held on the third Thursday of the month. Description Despite the administration’s policies to deter ...
July 10, 2019
... day 1 to dismantle America’s historical role as a beacon of hope and a land of refuge. An unrelenting barrage of policy changes over the ... Question > What is happening? Late last month, the U.S. Supreme Court tentatively blocked the inclusion of a ...
... these bills and the DACA program has been that unauthorized-immigrant youth must earn a high school diploma or its equivalent to qualify. ... for these youth have long had to rely on an earlier estimate of the number of unauthorized immigrants who graduate from U.S. high schools ...
August 28, 2019
... Marguerite Casey Foundation (MCF) recently made $4 million in grants to border-adjacent nonprofit organizations. This support comes from a ... recently told me. I spoke with her about MCF’s support of grassroots groups, and the role philanthropy can play at the U.S.-Mexico ...
September 12, 2018
... the first three briefings on census messaging results in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup. This ... messages that resonate with hard-to-count communities. Three of these national partners will be presenting their findings. As more national ...
The Invisible Wall: Obstacles to Protection for Unaccompanied Migrant Children along Mexico’s Southern Border
... arriving at Mexico’s southern border fleeing high levels of violence, including gang violence and forced recruitment, sexual and ... and child abuse. They cannot access justice or protection in their countries due to weak rule of law and widespread corruption and ...
The deaths of two children in custody in recent weeks have led to a justifiable focus on the numbers of ... in rather than seek to evade detection. This allows the U.S. government the opportunity to check them for diseases and conduct ...