The ILRC seeks to improve immigration law and policy, expand the capacity of legal service providers, and advance immigrant rights. The ILRC trains attorneys, paralegals, and community-based advocates who work with immigrants around the country. They inform the media, elected officials, and public to shape effective and just immigration policy and law. Their staff works with grassroots immigrant organizations to promote civic engagement and social change.
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The National Lawyers Guild is the nation’s oldest and largest progressive bar association and was the first one in the US to be racially integrated. Their mission is to use law for the people, uniting lawyers, law students, legal workers, and jailhouse lawyers to function as an effective force in the service of the people by valuing human rights and the rights of ecosystems over property interests.
This Toolkit is designed to provide different types of actors with documents and tools to support their engagement with the Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework (CRRF) laid out in the New York Declaration on Refugees and Migrants. It features a beginner’s guide on the CRRF, which can be useful guidance for actors involved in new or early applications of the CRRF, and contains more detailed materials for specific stakeholders. As a living page, the toolkit is constantly updated, informed and enriched by contributions of partners involved in the CRRF and the implementation of the Global Compact on Refugees.
This Guide is intended as a tool for lawyers, judges, public of cials, human rights defenders, or for migrants themselves, to better understand the international human rights of migrants and the means to claim their respect or implementation at the national and international levels.
Kristina Touzenis, International Migration Law Unit, International Office for Migration, talks about the rights of migrants.
This monograph brings a comprehensive discussion of issues of labour migration in a globalizing world, and highlights Ilo perspectives on labour migration, the connections between migration and development, decent work for migrant workers, the normative framework for protection of migrant rights, the governance of international labour migration, and the role of social dialogue and international cooperation.
This article address the rights of immigrants in the U.S., and brings international law regarding the matter, as well as the situation of national framework on immigrants and practical information on how international obligations can be fulfilled in America.
International Human Rights Framework protecting women migrant workers throughout the migration cycle
This factsheet brings information of possible human rights violations (and corresponding law) on every step of the migration process of women migrant workers.
This is a resumed leaflet with tips to migrate safely and make the most of working abroad.