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Preparing for Comprehensive Immigration Reform and Other Selected Issues in Program Management

This two-day training is focused on strategic program management and capacity development topics. The curriculum will include planning activities for comprehensive immigration reform along with elements of CLINIC’s highly praised Immigration Program Management training, extended for more advanced learning opportunities.

Travel Abroad for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Recipients

Travel Abroad for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Recipients

Journeys of Faith amidst Unimaginable Heartbreak

Jeanne M. Atkinson is the Executive Director of CLINIC. From November 16-23, she participated in a delegation led by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops to southern Mexico and Central America to explore the issue of unaccompanied migrant children.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities: Protecting Rights, Respecting Dignity

Today is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. At CLINIC, we are ever mindful of the need to advocate for the protection of the most vulnerable immigrants. Those who are detained face significant barriers to asserting their legal claims to remain in the United States. People living with mental disabilities are doubly vulnerable and face an impossible task when the government seeks to expel them from the country. Indeed, disabled immigrants often merit humanitarian protection precisely because of their heightened vulnerability, but may be unable to articulate their need for protection to the authorities.

Summary Course Outline and Schedule for Introduction to Family-Based Immigration

Access to E-Learning Orientation Webinar and Course Website: March 5    Topic for Week 1: March 5 –March 12: Family-Based Immigration:  How it Works, Who’s Covered, Nuts and Bolts of Petition Process

Summary Course Outline and Schedule for Select Issues in Family-Based Immigration

Week 1, February 18 -25: All About Kids Topics Covered:  Satisfying the definition of “child” in the INA, including stepchildren, adopted children and children born out of wedlock; derivative beneficiaries; retention of priority dates; Child Status Protection Act; Child Citizenship Act Webinar: Tuesday, February 25, 2:00-3:30 eastern   Week 2, February 26 –March 4: All About Spouses