1. Reducing Integration Barriers Facing Foreign-Trained Immigrants: Policy and Practice Lessons from Across the United States

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    Nearly 2 million college-educated immigrants in the United States are unemployed or working in low-skilled jobs, resulting in both a waste of the education and training they obtained as well as billions…

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    • Hanging in the Balance: The Future of DACA and the Dreamers

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      Since 2012, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has provided a two-year renewable reprieve from deportation and eligibility for work authorization to more than 750,000 unauthorized…

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      • An Uncertain Future for Somali Refugees in Dadaab

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        The Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya houses an estimated 263,000 Somali refugees, making it one of the world's largest refugee camps. For more than 20 years, it has been home to generations of Somalis…

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        • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Panel: Legal & Political Implications of the U.S. vs. Texas Case and Next Steps

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          A deadlocked U.S. Supreme Court in June left in place the nationwide injunction barring implementation of the Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) program…

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          • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Panel: Refugee Resettlement in the United States: The Dawn of a New Era?

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            More than 65 million people have been forced to flee their homes, including 21 million refugees who have crossed international borders in search of a safe haven. The United States long has accepted…

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            • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Immigration and the Republican Party: A Dividing Issue for a Divided Party?

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              Immigration proved a central issue in the 2016 Republican primaries, helping eventual GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump emerge from a crowded field of 17 candidates and solidify his standing with…

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              • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Panel: Family Detention, PEP, and Prosecutorial Discretion: Immigration Enforceme

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                Immigration enforcement, always a central component of immigration policy, has received particular focus throughout President Obama’s administration. Regardless of who wins the presidential…

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                • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Panel: Immigration Politics & Policy in 2016

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                  Immigration proved an especially contested battleground during the 2016 Republican primary season and appears likely to be a top-tier issue in the general election, amid striking contrasts in policy…

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                  • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Keynote Address: Alejandro Mayorkas

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                    U.S. Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas discusses refugee resettlement and other pressing immigration issues in this keynote address opening the 2016 Immigration Law and Policy…

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                    • 2016 Immigration Law and Policy Conference – Keynote Address: Senator Dick Durbin

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                      U.S. Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois discusses deferred action for unauthorized immigrants, the DREAM Act, refugee resettlement, and other issues facing U.S. policymakers on immigration in this keynote…

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