The Women’s Refugee Commission’s Voices of Courage Awards Luncheon and honoree Rim Tekie Solomon were featured in Israel’s Yedioth Ahronot weekend magazine.
Sandra Krause, director of our reproductive health program, was interviewed about her work at the Women's Refugee Commission by the Human Resources for Health Center. Read the interview posted on the HRH Global Resource Center website.
Jennifer Podkul, program officer of our detention and asylum program, is quoted in this HuffingtonPost article, discussing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and it's potential harm to undocumented women.
The Women's Refugee Commission is cited in this blog featured in the LatinoVoices section of the Huffington Post.
The Women's Refugee Commission Etowah report is referenced in the Nation article "How One Georgia Town Gambled Its Future on Immigration Detention."
Katharina Obser, Detention and Asylum, Program Specialist, is quoted in this New America Media article, "ICE Slow to Embrace Alternatives to Immigrant Detention."
Michelle Brané was quoted in this KTAR.com piece by Victoria Pelham/Cronkite News.
Michelle Brané, who leads our Detention and Asylum program, recently testified before a House subcommittee on the need for improved standards for immigrants held in detention facilities. Her testimony is quoted in this KFoxtv.com piece.
Jessica Jones, Equal Justice Works Fellow, Detention and Asylum Program, was quoted in the Spanish language article "México detiene diariamente a miles de niños immigrantes indocumentados" which appeared in La Opinión and ABC.es publications.