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Immigration & Refugees

Organizations, projects, and missions that support refugees and immigrants, as well as those initiatives that enable and empower their successful transitions into a new community. These stories range from the protection of rights to the promotion of education and resources for displaced individuals and migrant populations.

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Luring Refugees: N.Y. Cities Desperate for People Try a New Strategy

Luring Refugees: N.Y. Cities Desperate for Peop...
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Help Wanted: The Immigrant Opportunity | A daunting maze of barriers

Help Wanted: The Immigrant Opportunity | A daun...
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How California Is Making Up for 20 Years of English-Only Education

How California Is Making Up for 20 Years of Eng...
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At Transgéneros Unidas, Latinas find refuge and fellowship

At Transgéneros Unidas, Latinas find refuge and...
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How Technology Could Revolutionize Refugee Resettlement

How Technology Could Revolutionize Refugee Rese...
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The grassroots groups helping asylum-seekers on the border

The grassroots groups helping asylum-seekers on...
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Florida strawberry farmers using robots to pick fruit, control mildew

Florida strawberry farmers using robots to pick...
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This Castle in the Desert Provides Respite to Asylum-Seekers

This Castle in the Desert Provides Respite to A...
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Refugees and Americans find community -- over a cup of coffee

Refugees and Americans find community -- over a...
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Inside the Crowdfunded Charity Helping Refugees by Topping Up Their Phones

Inside the Crowdfunded Charity Helping Refugees...
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In Uganda, a unique urban experiment is under way

In Uganda, a unique urban experiment is under way
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This Program Is Helping Refugees Break Into the Tech Industry

This Program Is Helping Refugees Break Into the...
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Wisconsin nonprofit seeks to better connect U.S. farmers with their Mexican employees

Wisconsin nonprofit seeks to better connect U.S...
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Want to hire a refugee? This program can match you with someone with the right skills

Want to hire a refugee? This program can match ...
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Desperate for Recruits, Police Consider Non-Citizens

Desperate for Recruits, Police Consider Non-Cit...
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In this California classroom, students teach each other their home languages — and learn acceptance

In this California classroom, students teach ea...
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In West Lebanon, discussion builds a bridge of words

In West Lebanon, discussion builds a bridge of ...
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‘A Light for Me in the Darkness': For Migrant Detainees, a Bond Forged by Letter

‘A Light for Me in the Darkness': For Migrant D...
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When refugees need emergency help with a language barrier, this app connects them to a translator

When refugees need emergency help with a langua...
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‘Feels like home': Israeli school for migrant kids wins by bridging worlds

‘Feels like home': Israeli school for migrant k...
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Everyone's a victim

Everyone's a victim
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Spain's Alma de África soccer team is like 'family' for immigrant players

Spain's Alma de África soccer team is like 'fam...
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Is the U.N.'s new migration compact a major breakthrough?

Is the U.N.'s new migration compact a major bre...
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A New LIFE: Helping Refugees Become Food Entrepreneurs

A New LIFE: Helping Refugees Become Food Entrep...
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Lego Foundation and Sesame Street Team Up to Help Refugee Children

Lego Foundation and Sesame Street Team Up to He...
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