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 ...
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A Humanitarian Crisis: The Harsh New Realities Facing Refugees and Asylum Seekers ...
... 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
... 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 ...
October 24, 2017
... Trauma Recovery
Negar Tayyar, Philanthropic Advisor, Global Whole Being Fund [moderator]
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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 ...
... 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 ...
This five-page brief provides analysis and recommendations that apply to any states that have experienced a natural disaster.
In 2014, as the humanitarian crisis for unaccompanied children unfolded, philanthropic institutions across ... funds, deepened their understanding of complex immigrant and refugee systems, engaged with public officials, and coordinated grantmaking ...
GCIR Annual Report
A review of the thought leadership, technical assistance, educational programs, and resources that GCIR provided in 2016 to support funders in understanding shifting conditions in the field and respond to emerging needs.
... and refugees reach their full potential.
Immigrant and Refugee Policy Developments: Major policy changes between 1990 and 2015 that ...