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World Refugee Day 2022: 100 million Reasons to Act Now

Our Asks In honor of World Refugee Day, we solemnly recognize the record breaking 100 million plus forcibly displaced people around the world today. We urge Congress to do their part in building humanitarian protection for refugees by taking the following steps: Support a Presidential Determination of at least 125,000 new refugees to the United […]

As A Former Refugee, I am Part of America’s Story

By Eskinder Negash As a former refugee, World Refugee Day has a special significance for me.  Over forty years ago, I left behind everything I knew to begin my life in a country that opened its doors to people like me. Like many African refugees, I was forced out of my country to reimagine my […]