September 20, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
Taking Stock and Gearing Up: Immigration Policy and the Role of Philanthropy in Building Stronger Communities
... Don’t miss GCIR’s first post-summer Monthly Immigration Policy Call , during which we will take stock of key immigration-related developments and explore questions that funders should be ...
Detached and Afraid: U.S. Immigration Policy and the Practice of Forcibly Separating Parents and Young Children at the Border
... in temporary foster care. It draws preliminary conclusions about the emerging impact of family separation on outcomes for these children. Detached and Afraid: U.S. Immigration Policy and the Practice of Forcibly Separating Parents and Young ...
... of family separation have not acted as deterrents to immigration. Altogether, the data show that both family detention and family ... months. Do Family Separation and Detention Deter Immigration? ...
... mental, physical, and legal impacts of massive overuse of immigration detention in California. Prisons and Punishment: Immigration Detention in California follows visits made by the ... researchers to California facilities where U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detains asylum seekers and other ...
... ... Do Family Separation and Detention Deter Immigration? ...
... which accelerated after the passage of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 . Forcibly ... in border states. Fund efforts to shift the narrative about immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers, particularly those that seek to ...
... 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 ...
... Laredo, and El Paso, Texas to gather information about the implementation and impact of these policies. Researchers visited five federal courts, seven ports of entry, and nine immigration detention facilities. ... Zero-Tolerance Criminal ...
... three family detention centers with a combined capacity of about 3,300 beds. As the Trump administration prepares to ramp up family detention, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is reportedly exploring options to ...
... the data do not support the administration’s new claims about the July 2015 court ruling. Despite the administration’s claims, ...
June 13, 2018
About More than 200 philanthropic institutions from across the country have ... own statistics. These parents are still languishing in immigration detention without information about the whereabouts of their ... protection. We urge our grantmaking colleagues to join us in speaking out, shifting the public discourse locally and nationally, ...
August 16, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... as well as legal services to seek asylum or appear for immigration court. According to the administration, hundreds more families ... and what we might expect in the coming months. Join us to stay abreast of this developing situation and learn strategies to support ...
June 20, 2018
... Wednesday of his administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policy. More than 2,300 children have been taken from their ...
July 19, 2018
... foundations, including some that have never supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in ... "We felt a responsibility to step up, even though it took us far beyond the scope of the work Barr traditionally engages in," he said. ...
... family-based case management, community-based programs, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) check-ins and home visits. ... ...
... has provided critical protections for children in U.S. immigration custody. While the U.S. government has generally been limited to ... holding families in detention until the conclusion of their immigration hearings. The administration would accomplish this by ...
February 20, 2019
Funder Briefing on Family Separation and Detention of Unaccompanied Children – Litigation and Policy Updates
... April 2018. Over the last year, the number of children in immigration detention has continued to grow reaching almost 15,000 in the last ... seeks to ensure reunification of families separated at the US/Mexico border in the summer of 2018. Liz Frankel , Young Center for ...
These recommendations call for urgent action to rapidly reunify separated children with their families and end detention that has taken place as a result of family separation at the U.S. border with Mexico.