Refugees Migration & Resettlement

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 17:15

Beginning this Thursday, the Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations will be offering a series of free webinars on immigration advocacy, the refugee crisis, and general public policy advocacy in the Episcopal Church. Click on the titles...

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 13:00

In September 2016, Secretary Jeh Johnson announced that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) would resume detaining and deporting Haitians, ending the policy of offering Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to Haitians arriving in the U.S. that...

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 12:15

Speak out about a number of important issues this August! Although Congress is out of session until early September, the August recess is a time when your members may be more accessible than ever. Many members travel back to their home states or...

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 15:30

My name is Sowdo My name is Sergio My name is Sadiki My name is Linda   Fundamental to the creation of Beloved Community is inclusiveness. Fundamental to inclusiveness is learning each other’s names. In Exodus 3, God calls Moses by name. And...

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 20:00

June is full of events leading up to World Refugee Day - do not miss out on these opportunities to learn more about current refugee crises, raise your voice in support of protection and resettlement for refugees, and celebrate the contributions of...

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 20:00

Executive action programs are temporarily delayed; an agreement is reached to fund the Department of Homeland Security; the fate of unaccompanied children in the United States remains precarious and more, all in this month’s newsletter! Advocacy...

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 00:00

Congress is back (briefly), the Obama Administration delays executive action but increases family detention, refugee resettlement funding needs, and updates from the border, all in this month’s newsletter. Advocacy Calendar Administrative...

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 00:00

  TESTIMONY OF ALEXANDER D. BAUMGARTEN AND KATIE CONWAY ON BEHALF OF THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH[1] JUNE 25, 2014   We thank Representative Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, and Ranking Member Conyers for the opportunity to submit this...

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 20:00

Immigration Advocacy Network Newsletter- June 2014 President Obama delays the DHS review of immigration enforcement policies; Congress heads home for June recess; National Refugee Advocacy week begins and the rise in unaccompanied immigrant...

Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 20:00

Immigration Advocacy Network Newsletter: March- April 2014     The House passes the punitive ENFORCE Act; the Administration pledges to review deportation practices; what is a discharge petition anyway?; and more in this month’s newsletter!  ...

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