Immigration was front and center in the lead-up to the midterms, including ... seekers. What will the election results mean for federal immigration policy? Find all program-related materials for the webinar, " Immigration Policy After the Midterms: What Can Funders Expect? " here, ...
September 24, 2018
Equal Treatment: Public Perceptions of MASA Communities & Implications for Criminal Justice/Immigration Reform
... “national security” will continue to impede meaningful immigration and criminal justice reform. Despite these trends, the issues ... enforcement practices. If you are a funder who cares about criminal justice and/or immigration enforcement, please join us for this ...
Memorandum on Challenges to the Asylum System, Points of Leverage, and Advocates’ Recommendations to Grantmakers
... highlighted that the administration is using the backlog in immigration court case processing  as well as the recent surge of ... (and also note the difficulty in gathering quantitative data about this trend), several noted that there is anecdotal evidence that asylum ...
July 18, 2019
... Sonia Nazario understands that the debate over immigration in America cannot be reduced to black or white, right or wrong. In ... Nazario will share the importance of humanizing immigration — of getting to the roots of why families are migrating in ... Enrique's Journey Marcela Ruiz , Chief of the Immigration and Refugee Programs Branch, California Department of Social ...
... ... Do Family Separation and Detention Deter Immigration? ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... the response. Background In late October, U.S. Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) ended “Safe Release,” a program ... numbers. The current site, already nearing capacity, sleeps about 120 individuals and feeds up to 250 people a day. Many arrive very sick, ...
... a port of entry (under temporary injunction). 3 In Immigration Court DOJ strains Immigration Judges with stringent case ... participate and support these efforts. Educating lawmakers about asylum and identifying champions for a more progressive asylum framework ...
... to helping immigrants navigate the complexities of our immigration laws—and often means the difference between gaining or ...
... 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 ...
November 20, 2018
... asylum-seeking families, 31 people in total, dropped off by immigration officials shortly before 4 p.m. on Monday. She led the group, about half parents and half children, mostly between the ages of 3 and 8, to ...
March 26, 2019
... government’s 2006 “war” on drugs and organized crime, about 37,000 people have gone missing, according to the Ministry of the ...
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 Moderator Aryah Somers ...
Materials: First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
Find all program-related materials for April's Monthly Immigration Policy Call, "First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and ...
November 8, 2018
... the United States, Central America and Mexico, and learn about the fast-paced changes taking place in U.S. asylum policy. Speakers will ...
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.
April 4, 2019
... force. Though highly educated in their home countries, about 2 million people are unemployed or working far below their skill level in ...
June 13, 2019
Join us this funders-only call to learn about how members of Funders for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (FRAS) are ...
July 19, 2018
... foundations, including some that have never supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in ... caught up in the Trump administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policies. Some of the newcomer philanthropies cited a visceral ...
April 25, 2018
... other vulnerable communities to the core. Restrictive immigration policies that were promulgated in 2017 weaken fundamental rights, ... leaders and activists. In addition, plans to reduce legal immigration, from family reunification to high-skilled employment to the ...
October 11, 2018
... families for several weeks , seeking to keep families in immigration detention indefinitely , detaining asylum seekers without a ...