April 20, 2017
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... announced U.S. policies have focused on restrictions on global and domestic commitments to refugees. The new administration has attempted to cut refugee admissions in half, from 110,000 a year to 50,000, and continues to ...
June 20, 2018
In response to the global refugee crisis and the U.S. government's increasingly hard-line immigration policies, ...
August 16, 2018
... vulnerable immigrants have been gravely damaged by cuts in refugee admissions to the United States, federal funding cuts to the country’s national network of refugee resettlement agencies and administrative barriers that continue to make ... Registration is now closed. A Humanitarian Crisis: The Harsh New Realities Facing Refugees and Asylum Seekers ...
... from our February 26th webinar, " Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Resettlement ." In this program, we will delve delve even deeper into ... recording. Materials: Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Integration ...
Memorandum on Challenges to the Asylum System, Points of Leverage, and Advocates’ Recommendations to Grantmakers
... The U.S. was an original drafter of the United Nations 1951 Refugee Convention and historically has often worked behind the scenes to ... Center for U.S. -Mexican Studies at UC San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy; and The Migration Policy Centre at the Robert ...
June 20, 2017
... that not only holistically address needs, but are also refugee-led. In the United States, where needs range from middle-class, ... explore several innovative models during this era of the global refugee crisis. Join to hear from leading figures in the field about the ...
June 20, 2018
SEBASTOPOL, CA—In honor of World Refugee Day, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrant and Refugees (GCIR) is ... funding priorities, among other factors. They include the Global Whole Being Fund, John R. Oishei Foundation, Open Society Foundations, ... violence and persecution. This moment of humanitarian crisis calls on philanthropy to collectively focus resources to assist impacted ...
... of race, age, and gender; considers perspectives on how refugee integration happens in our communities; and explores what funders are ... Foundation, and Unbound Philanthropy. World Refugee Day: Expanding Perspectives on Refugee Integration ...
Funding Recommendations, Issue Brief
... created this two-page issue brief to update funders on this crisis, which will worsen with the arrival of the much-publicized exodus of ... new policy has exacerbated an already growing humanitarian crisis. The San Diego Rapid Response Network (SDRRN) , which ...
Central American Refugee and Migrant Children and Families Seeking Protection in the United States: Updated Recommendations for Philanthropic Response
... to respond to the Central American unaccompanied minors crisis. Areas for immediate and ongong response include: Responding to ... the increase in migrant arrivals. Central American Refugee and Migrant Children and Families Seeking Protection in the United ...
As the world continues to face the largest displacement crisis since World War II, President Trump’s first year in office has been ... where they will face persecution—a violation of the Refugee Convention. ... Punishing Refugees and Migrants: The Trump ...
July 16, 2018
... is really taking place on the ground. While the number of refugee arrivals-per-month has dropped in the past year, the challenges in ... across the globe under the banner of “the refugee crisis.” But, the term refugee crisis is misleading as it implies that ...
GCIR Annual Report
Read the GCIR 2017 Annual Report to learn more about how GCIR staff, members, funders, and allies rose to 2017’s challenges.
... September 18 webinar on the challenges facing immigrant and refugee communities after natural disasters, including detailed analysis of ...
October 24, 2017
... Trauma Recovery Negar Tayyar, Philanthropic Advisor, Global Whole Being Fund [moderator] Registration Registration ... Prato / CC . Building Well-Being with Immigrant, Refugee, and Asylumseeker Communities ...
April 25, 2018
... social fabric, fuel suspicion and fear, and compromise our global leadership. And they reflect deep divisions and sharply conflicting ...
... size, and geographic priorities. Some are responding to global crises (like the Syrian civil war and the arrival of asylum seekers ...
Refugees Thrive in America: Trump Cuts the Number of New Arrivals Despite Advancements and Success Stories
... started our lives here from zero,” recalled Mohammed, a refugee from Baghdad, Iraq, in a recent phone interview. Mohammed was resettled ... 45,000 admissions. 6 In short, even though the global need to resettle refugees is expected to rise 17 percent from 2018 to ...
March 28, 2019
... invites you to join us for a program delving deeper into refugee integration across communities. This is a follow-up program from our February 26th webinar, " Pathways Forward for U.S. Refugee Resettlement ." In that program, we highlighted key opportunities for ...
February 26, 2019
Caption: French refugee children in 1917 (left); representation of child in detention today ... Southern California Grantmakers Today, in the global arena, more than 65 million people have been forced from their homes, ... These developments not only threaten to weaken the global refugee protection and resettlement system, but they also reverse our ...