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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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In Ecuador, one woman has given shelter to over 8,500 Venezuelans

In Ecuador, one woman has given shelter to over...
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How Women Are Faring in the World's Largest Refugee Camp

How Women Are Faring in the World's Largest Ref...
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When care matches culture, immigrants and people of color benefit

When care matches culture, immigrants and peopl...
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LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Face Layered Marginalization, So These Four Organizations Are Here to Help

LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Face Layered Marginalizati...
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The School Where Refugees Thrive

The School Where Refugees Thrive
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‘If You're Like Me, You Can't Sit By. This Is America.'

‘If You're Like Me, You Can't Sit By. This Is A...
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Crafting a Future

Crafting a Future
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‘It's Like an Automatic Deportation if You Don't Have a Lawyer'

‘It's Like an Automatic Deportation if You Don'...
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Skilling South Sudanese Refugees In Bidibidi Settlement Restores Lost Hope

Skilling South Sudanese Refugees In Bidibidi Se...
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Court Observers Are Shining a Light on the Immigration Court System

Court Observers Are Shining a Light on the Immi...
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Refugees and host community gang up to fight climate change

Refugees and host community gang up to fight cl...
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Cotton For Livelihood In Bidibidi

Cotton For Livelihood In Bidibidi
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How Making Reusable Pads Is Helping Women In Bidibidi

How Making Reusable Pads Is Helping Women In Bi...
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Vocational training center skills refugee youth in Bidibidi settlement

Vocational training center skills refugee youth...
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The South Sudanese Refugee Dance Group with a Mission

The South Sudanese Refugee Dance Group with a M...
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Rohingya Women Aren't Just Refugees—They're Leaders

Rohingya Women Aren't Just Refugees—They're Lea...
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Amsterdam's Hire-a-Refugee Program Takes On Tight Labor Market

Amsterdam's Hire-a-Refugee Program Takes On Tig...
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How a small Turkish city successfully absorbed half a million migrants

How a small Turkish city successfully absorbed ...
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'Come and See Me—My Grave Is Open': Finding Life After Deportation in Nogales, Sonora

'Come and See Me—My Grave Is Open': Finding Lif...
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At this L.A. supper club, refugees share food and memories of the lives they left behind

At this L.A. supper club, refugees share food a...
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How to help Mexican migrants? Publish news they can use.

How to help Mexican migrants? Publish news they...
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In Mexico, New Groups Offer Aid To A Young Generation Of Deported DREAMers

In Mexico, New Groups Offer Aid To A Young Gene...
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The Cities Funding Legal Defense for Immigrants

The Cities Funding Legal Defense for Immigrants
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The radio station connecting California farmers

The radio station connecting California farmers
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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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