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October 11, 2018
... families for several weeks , seeking to keep families in immigration detention indefinitely , detaining asylum seekers without a ... screening interviews that would allow them to stay in the US to apply for asylum. Those rejections consequently set them up to be ...
... Department of Justice (DOJ) to make criminal prosecution of immigration offenses a “high priority”—even though such cases already ... Jeff Sessions instructed federal prosecutors to make “immigration offenses higher priorities,” target “first-time improper ...
September 11, 2018
... the doors of the United States to refugees.
It may be about to get worse. Mr. Trump is considering another extreme cut in the number ... place draconian, ill-defined vetting procedures and placed immigration hard-liners like Stephen Miller in charge.
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
... Mohammed, Luma, and Najah—are left out of conversations about refugee policies.
Under the Trump administration, the refugee ... actually admitted in fiscal year 2018 is even lower: Only about 22,500 refugees were admitted, the lowest number in more than a decade ...
March 28, 2019
... integration of refugees and their families. We will learn about the latest data on refugees and the urgency of additional data ... Nina Zelic , Director for Refugee Services, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services
Aryah Somers ...
This five-page document identifies the potential impacts of FY 2019 Reception and Placement (R&P) Program Decisions by the Church World Service.
... stories of our grandparents that inform a Jewish sensibility about how to treat the refugees and immigrants--our texts and laws have an ...
March 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
This webinar will explore key highlights from an analysis commissioned by GCIR and the Four Freedoms Fund on challenges to the asylum system and opportunities for intervention.
June 13, 2019
Join us this funders-only call to learn about how members of Funders for Refugees ...
February 26, 2019
... These policies signal an intention to curb all forms of immigration to the United States and move our nation further away from the ...
October 12, 2018
By dramatically reducing the admission cap for the upcoming fiscal year, the Trump administration seems to be abandoning the country’s long-standing commitment to helping those fleeing war and persecution.
... was a relative highpoint for refugee resettlement in the US, 2017 when we saw a big drop, and 2018 which saw a further drop.
June 26, 2018
A White House aide and ally of President Donald Trump’s most hard-line advisor, Stephen Miller, has been appointed to a position at the State Department where he would exercise influence over refugee policies, in a move that could further enable the administration’s harsh crackdown on migration.
July 16, 2018
In a recent learning visit spanning the Greek archipelago — from Athens to Lesbos and Thessaloniki — our team saw what is really taking place on the ground. While the number of refugee arrivals-per-month has dropped in the past year, the challenges in responding to existing and new refugees remain.
This report offers impact investors, grant-makers, and development finance professionals the first landscape of the what, why, who, where, and most importantly, how, of investing in and with displaced people.