Category Archives: Immigration

Joint Statement of Iranian-American Organizations on Detentions of Iranians (New York, NY) – A coalition  of Iranian-American organizations issued the following joint statement regarding the recent detention of Iranians with valid Visas: “As organizations that represent the Iranian-American community, we … Continue reading

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For anyone stranded as a result of the #MuslimBan:  Earlier today, IRAP was in touch with Airbnb’s Global Disaster Response & Relief team. They have offered to help provide temporary housing to individuals affected by the President’s executive order. For … Continue reading

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In 2011, over 4,000 iranian refugees were accepted worldwide. Iran is the world’s fifth largest source of refugees. Ms. Niloufar Khonsari of Omid Advocates for Human Rights started the panel by describing the step-by-step process for the refugees leaving Iran: When a refugee … Continue reading

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