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This collection of external links is a directory of organizations dealing with refugee, asylum and human rights topics or provide (country-specific) information otherwise useful for practitioners. The directory contains over 3000 links to relevant internet sources and has been compiled and organized by type of organization, topic/mandate, regions and countries they relate to. This additional service has been provided to facilitate research by providing a mechanism to access information that may be relevant for decision makers and is not as such included in Refworld.

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United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

USCIS is responsible for the administration of immigration and naturalization adjudication functions and establishing immigration services policies and priorities.

Type: Governmental Organizations | Topic: Asylum

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services: Asylum Resources

The Asylum Resource Information Center produces a number of publications that are available for downloading.

Type: Governmental Organizations | Topic: Asylum

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services: Immigration Policy and Procedural Memoranda

This page provides access to various policy and procedural memoranda which gives guidance to USCIS adjudicators in their work of processing applications and petitions for immigration benefits while still protecting national security.

Type: Reference Information | Topic: Legal Systems

United States Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI)

The mission of the US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI) is to provide pro bono legal and social services for unaccompanied immigrant children as they navigate the U.S. Immigration Courts.

Type: Non-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Children

United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

Type: Governmental Organizations

United States Department of Justice

Type: Governmental Organizations | Topic: Legal Systems

United States Department of Justice: Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR)

EOIR is responsible for adjudicating immigration cases. Specifically, under delegated authority from the Attorney General, EOIR interprets and administers federal immigration laws by conducting immigration court proceedings, appellate reviews, and administrative hearings.

Type: Governmental Organizations | Topic: Legal Systems

United States Department of State

Type: Governmental Organizations

United States Department of State: Country Reports on Terrorism

"U.S. law requires the Secretary of State to provide Congress, by April 30 of each year, a full and complete report on terrorism with regard to those countries and groups meeting criteria set forth in the legislation. This annual report is entitled Country Reports on Terrorism. Beginning with the report for 2004, it replaced the previously published Patterns of Global Terrorism." (from website)

Type: Governmental Organizations | Topic: Terrorism/Counter-Terrorism

United States Department of State: Reports on International Religious Freedom

The International Religious Freedom report is submitted to Congress annually by the Department of State in compliance with Section 102(b) of the International Religious Freedom Act (IRFA) of 1998. This report supplements the most recent Human Rights Reports by providing additional detailed information with respect to matters involving international religious freedom.

Type: Governmental Organizations | Topic: Religion

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