The TVPRA Is Not A Loophole

Published   on January 29, 2018

WHAT ARE THE TVPRA PROCEDURAL PROTECTIONS FOR UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN? Are They “Loopholes” to Compliance with Our Immigration Enforcement System? Download the fact sheet here. The Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 (TVPRA) created procedures

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Targeting Families

Published   on December 20, 2017

Targeting Families: How ICE Enforcement Against Parents and Family Members Endangers Children   EXECUTIVE SUMMARY With immigration policy at the forefront of national debates, harsh rhetoric has transformed into even crueler realities for the most

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2016 Annual Report

Published   on November 29, 2017


Immigrant Family Preparedness Guide for Georgia Families

Published   on October 5, 2017

If you are away from your children, it is a good idea to have a plan to make sure they are taken care of. If you want someone you trust to take care of your

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Resources to Prepare for Raids and Other Immigration Enforcement Actions

Published   on September 15, 2017

Compiled List of Know Your Rights/Community & Family Preparedness materials KYR wallet cards: ILRC’s Red Cards AILA Know Your Rights Handouts: If ICE Visits a Home, Employer, or Public Space USCCB video resources (English &

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Childhood Cut Short

Published   on June 7, 2017

Childhood Cut Short: Sexual and Gender-based Violence Against Central American Migrant and Refugee Children   Since 2011, the number of unaccompanied Central American children arriving in the United States and Mexico has increased dramatically. The

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Neither Security nor Justice

Published   on May 4, 2017

Neither Security nor Justice: Sexual and Gender-based Violence and Gang Violence in El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala    “I can tell a woman that she should report domestic violence, but she will ask me, ‘Who

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Betraying Family Values

Published   on March 9, 2017

How Immigration Policy at the United States Border is Separating Families While it is not yet clear how the Trump Administration will implement the border enforcement policies laid out in the President’s recent executive order,

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2015 Annual Report

Published   on November 21, 2016

Recommendations for the Next Administration: Improving the Protection and Fair Treatment of Unaccompanied Children

Published   on November 8, 2016

The Way Forward: Fair and Humane Treatment of Unaccompanied Children October 2016   The historic numbers of children fleeing their homes and seeking protection in the United States has often been referred to as a “surge.”

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