The Advocates for Human Rights believes that effective immigration policy is rooted recognition of the human rights of every person, regardless of where they were born.
Our approach includes:
Bearing Witness in the Moment: Report from the Immigration Court Observation Project (2020) explores how inviting the public inside the workings of the deportation infrastructure can call into question the workings of that system. The deficiencies noted by observers point to fundamental failures of U.S. immigration laws, policies, and practices to meet internationally recognized human rights standards.
>> Click here to download the Full Report
>> Click here to download the Executive Summary and Recommendations
>> Click here to learn more about volunteering as an Immigration Court Observer in Minnesota
Host a community conversation in your town or neighborhood to bring together long-term residents and newcomers and explore ways to make your community more welcoming! Use The Advocates manual on Hosting a Community Conversation on Immigration.
The Advocates for Human Rights
330 Second Avenue South, Suite 800
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Immigrant Client Line: 612-341-9845
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