Resettlement is a valuable tool in helping protect and improve the lives of refugees. The U.S. resettles more refugees than any other country but it is currently unable to rapidly resettle refugees who face high risks of danger in the countries where they live. The virtue of the U.S. resettlement program should not be limited to the volume of refugees it resettles but also to how well its resettlement program can be used as a tool of protection for the world’s most vulnerable refugees.
On Thursday, the Obama Administration agreed to start resettling up to 2,000 Syrian refugees. With no end in sight to…
As the world celebrates International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO), lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people who…
Senate Confirmation of New U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Populations, Refugees and Migration a Welcome Development
On March 29, Anne C. Richard was confirmed by voice vote by the U.S. Senate to serve as the Assistant…
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