Today, we celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the 1951 #RefugeeConvention, which codified the global responsibility to protect and care for refugees. It laid the foundation for many of the humanitarian systems and programs we see today.
Yet in the US, we’ve learned that these essential legal rights can be more easily threatened.
We need President Joe Biden and all of our elected officials to rededicate themselves to protecting refugee resettlement, asylum, SIVs, temporary protected status, and all humanitarian systems. #RestoringWelcome #RefugeeConvention
As an expert in this field, Women Watch Afrika provides trainings as a consultant on numerous issues. For more information on training, guidance, consulting services, and/or information on working with immigrant communities contact Glory Kilanko, Founder and Executive Director, Women Watch Afrika, Inc. at 404-759-6419 or email@example.com
About Women Watch Afrika:
Women Watch Afrika is a grassroots, nonprofit, international, national, and local social justice organization focused on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women and girls, the promotion of social and economic development and health equity of women, and the acculturation of immigrants and refugees arriving to the United States from 23 African nations.
In line with its goal, Women Watch Afrika provides Social Services, Legal Services, Advocacy, Health Education, Legal Education, End Domestic Violence classes, Stop FGM/C workshops, Know Your Rights workshops, Citizenship Preparation, Civic Engagement; and Advocates against unjust, discriminatory laws that affect the community.
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