... Sonia Nazario understands that the debate over immigration in America cannot be reduced to black or white, ... Nazario will share the importance of humanizing immigration — of getting to the roots of why families are ... Author of Enrique's Journey Marcela Ruiz , Chief of the Immigration and Refugee Programs Branch, California ...
July 18, 2019
... to helping immigrants navigate the complexities of our immigration laws—and often means the difference between ...
... from a port of entry (under temporary injunction). 3 In Immigration Court DOJ strains Immigration Judges with ... participate and support these efforts. Educating lawmakers about asylum and identifying champions for a more progressive ... sweeping limits on access to asylum. Shift the Narrative About Asylum Seekers Effective messaging and communications ...
... that the administration is using the backlog in immigration court case processing  as well as the recent ... also note the difficulty in gathering quantitative data about this trend), several noted that there is anecdotal ... from detention, government officials do not inform them about the one-year deadline to apply for asylum or assist ...
Executive Summary The U.S. Immigration Policy Center (USIPC) at UC San Diego conducts ... is not Spanish, 87.9% were nevertheless given instructions about their immigration court dates by immigration officials ... American language, only 0.6% were given instructions about their immigration court dates by immigration officials ...
... communications strategies that shift public perceptions about asylum and drive welcoming narratives. The ...
This in-person program will feature the lived experiences of experts from various communities impacted by family separation, as well as reflections from funders involved in philanthropic responses.
May 16, 2019
Find all program-related materials for April's Monthly Immigration Policy Call, "First Responders at the Border: The ...
Join us this funders-only call to learn about how members of Funders for Refugees and Asylum Seekers ...
June 13, 2019
October 30, 2019
Amidst travel restrictions and other government responses to the growing COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, as of March 17, 2020, temporarily suspended refugee resettlement departures—the actual travel of a refugee from their initial country of asylum to the country where they will be resettled. In addition to travel disruptions, the UNHCR cited concerns that refugees would be placed at a higher risk of contracting and transmitting the virus if they continued to travel as reasons behind their decision.
April 21, 2020
... public health officials and enforcement are concerned about the spread of the virus not only in the community but ... border, but it hasn't gone away..even if we aren't hearing about it in the same way. I know that there's a lot going ...
March 10, 2020
... to emergency health and medical services. Increased immigration enforcement and deportations , continued en-masse court proceedings, delays in immigration and asylum procedures, and other policy changes ...
March 18, 2020