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    Fleeing home alone: the migrant children blocked at Mexican border

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    “It is a timebomb of tensions and vulnerabilities,” said Michelle Brané, the director of the migrant rights and justice program at the Women’s Refugee Commission.

    Brané, who recently visited Tijuana, said metering was creating an especially dangerous situation for children who remain exposed to violence and gang recruitment while they wait to apply for asylum.

    Liv Ullmann kastet ut av Hongkong: - Aldri vært så stolt

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    Liv Ullmann: – Det er jo ikke sånn jeg er!

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    Den vordende 80-åringen sa i intervjuet med Grosvold at hun håper hennes stemme kan være et verktøy for å rette et langt sterkere fokus på fattige kvinners kår. Siden 1970-tallet har Ullmann vært sterkt engasjert i situasjonen til kvinner og barn på flukt, både som FN-ambassadør og som medgrunnlegger av organisasjonen Women's refugee commission.

    Trump's Caravan Problem Isn't Which People Are Coming, But What Kind of Country America Will Choose to Be

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    Michelle Brané, an advocate with the Women’s Refugee Commission, notes that, compared to Mexico, the U.S. asylum system has adequate resources for dealing with the influx of Central American migrants, but refuses to honor its obligations under domestic and international law to process their claims in U.S. courts. “It's an incredible abdication of responsibility,” she says, following a recent visit to the border. “And I can't imagine how they're not responsible for creating a situation in which people are going to die. “

    Trump's caravan problem isn't which people are coming, but what kind of country America will choose to be

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    Michelle Brané, an advocate with the Women’s Refugee Commission, notes that, compared to Mexico, the U.S. asylum system has adequate resources for dealing with the influx of Central American migrants, but refuses to honor its obligations under domestic and international law to process their claims in U.S. courts. “It's an incredible abdication of responsibility,” she says, following a recent visit to the border. “And I can't imagine how they're not responsible for creating a situation in which people are going to die."

    'I don't want to go back': what's next for the Central American migrant caravan?

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    “People are going to start dying because we are creating this backlog,” she said. “The US government is making no effort, and this they have acknowledged. There is no plan in place to increase capacity for processing people. They are not even trying to do that.”

    DHS-HHS Information Sharing and ICE Enforcement Against Potential Sponsors of Detained Children: A Resource Page

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    Backgrounder: Memorandum of Agreement Between DHS and HHS Emphasizes Immigration Enforcement Over Child Safety (Women’s Refugee Commission, July 25, 2018)

    Women’s Refugee Commission Addresses the UNSC Arria Formula Meeting on the Situation of Persons with Disabilities in Armed Conflict

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    On December 3, 2018, in observance of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, WRC Executive Director Sarah Costa delivered an intervention from the floor at the UN Security Council Arria Formula Meeting on the situation of persons with disabilities in armed conflict.

    Human Rights Groups to US State Department: Stop Censoring Diplomats

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    The letter was sent in response to reports that the administration is prohibiting the use of well-defined technical terms such as “sexual and reproductive health,” “comprehensive sexuality education,” and other terms relating to sex, sexuality, and gender. This unprecedented proposal undermines nearly 25 years of global consensus and endangers decades of progress on global health. The organizations call on Pompeo to reverse and prevent any guidance or policy that prohibits free speech or weakens commitments to global health.

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    Trump Administration Is Turning Child Migrants Away At The Border, Lawyers Say

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    “Kids are being put in a situation where they’re very vulnerable and they’re very ripe for exploitation,” said Michelle Brané, director of migrant rights and justice at the nonprofit Women’s Refugee Commission. “They’re in desperate need of some way to get to safety.”

    Deported Parents Make Last-Ditch Effort To Reunite With Separated Kids In U.S.

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    “This opportunity for parents to come back and pursue asylum is critical,” said Michelle Brané, the director of migrant rights and justice at the Women’s Refugee Commission. “For many, if not all of them, it’s their last chance to be together [with their children].”

    No One Knows What’s Happening in This Tent City for Migrant Kids

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    BCFS Health and Human Services, the contractor running the camp, has said many of the teens stuck at the camp for months were awaiting fingerprint results for their prospective sponsors, according to a court declaration from Leah J. Chavla, a visiting attorney from the Women’s Refugee Commission.

    In her declaration, Chavla said hundreds of children “were not far along in the reunification process,” including more than 150 who had no viable sponsors.

    The Attachment Implications of the Family Separations Happening at the Border

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    Women’s Refugee Commission advocates for the rights and protection of women, children, and youth fleeing violence and persecution.

    No one on the inside can talk about what's happening at the Tornillo tent city for migrant kids

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    BCFS Health and Human Services, the contractor running the camp, has said many of the teens stuck at the camp for months were awaiting fingerprint results for their prospective sponsors, according to a court declaration from Leah J. Chavla, a visiting attorney from the Women’s Refugee Commission.

    In her declaration, Chavla said hundreds of children “were not far along in the reunification process,” including more than 150 who had no viable sponsors.

    No one on the inside can talk about what’s happening at the tent city for migrant kids

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    BCFS Health and Human Services, the contractor running the camp, has said many of the teens stuck at the camp for months were awaiting fingerprint results for their prospective sponsors, according to a court declaration from Leah J. Chavla, a visiting attorney from the Women’s Refugee Commission.

    In her declaration, Chavla said hundreds of children “were not far along in the reunification process,” including more than 150 who had no viable sponsors.

    Tent City Workers in Charge of Migrant Children Reportedly Aren't Going Through Mandated FBI Fingerprint Checks

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    As Leah Chavla, a policy adviser at the Women’s Refugee Commission, told The Guardian about the new policy in September, “It’s devastating, because you have situations where parents aren’t going to come forward, and that child languishes in custody. It really is cruelty.”

    Tear Gas in Tijuana: The Crisis at the U.S. Border, and What We Can Do

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    As to how to help: The National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights has a well-organized page of border advocacy groups, all of which need support now and always. The ACLU is working to file cases for immigration law on the state and federal level that would assist and protect migrants seeking asylum in the U.S. The Women’s Refugee Commission advocates on behalf of women and children, stepping in during the border crisis to aid those in need. There are many other worthy organizations to support out there—what matters most is choosing one and donating what you can.

    US Border Patrol needs extra toilets to handle all the families it’s detaining

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    Michelle Brané, the director of migrant rights and justice at the Women’s Refugee Commission, has spent time at the facility and describes the conditions as jail-like. “It’s literally a giant warehouse with [people in] cages, and in the middle they have set up porta-potties and these sink contraptions,” Brané told Quartz. “The president has been talking about wanting to increase detentions. It doesn’t surprise me that they’re looking for ways to squeeze more people into the space they have.”

    Fact Check: Is Trump Right About 'Fake 60 Minutes'? Did Obama Administration Separate Families Too?

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    “It was really, really cost efficient compared to family detention or family separation,” Katharina Obser, a senior policy adviser for the Women's Refugee Commission's Migrant Rights and Justice program, told NBC News back in June.

    Trump Policy Separates Immigrant Mother From American Daughter

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    “It is entirely possible that the court could terminate parental rights should the mother be deported or not released from detention,” Michelle Brané, director of migrant rights and justice at the Women’s Refugee Commission, told the Times about Vilma Carrillo, a Guatemalan migrant whose 11-year-old U.S.-born daughter is currently held in foster care.