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Related Research and Real Facts

Executive Orders

Executive Order (initial)
https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/01/27/executive-order-protecting-nation-foreign-terrorist-entry-united-states

Executive Order (revised)
https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/03/06/executive-order-protecting-nation-foreign-terrorist-entry-united-states

 

Immigration in the US

Key Facts about Refugees to the US
http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2017/01/30/key-facts-about-refugees-to-the-u-s/

UNHCR Resettlement Fact Sheet 2015 (pdf)

MPI Refugee Fact Sheet 2015 (pdf)

 

NC Advocacy

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools-CHCCS families and staff

Bridging Refugee Youth & Children’s Services – March 2017 newsletter

Bridging Youth and Children’s Services 

 

Syrian Crisis

UNHCR Warns Syria is at a Crossroads
http://www.unhcr.org/afr/news/press/2017/3/58c0f6754/war-enters-7th-year-unhcr-warns-syria-crossroads.html

 

NC Refugees

CNNC Refugee Fact Checker Security Measures (pdf)

NC Policy Watch (pdf)

NC Refugee Arrivals 2015-16 (pdf)

Demographics of Latinos in NC (pdf)

 

Undocumented Farmworkers

Here’s the Reality about Illegal Immigrants in the United States
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/03/06/us/politics/undocumented-illegal-immigrants.html?_r=0

Farmworkers’ Vital Contribution to North Carolina’s Economy
https://www.saf-unite.org/content/farmworkers%E2%80%99-vital-contribution-north-carolina%E2%80%99s-economy

Facts About North Carolina’s Farmworkers
http://www.ncfarmworkers.org/2012/06/facts-about-north-carolina-farmworkers/

Losing Immigrant Workers on Dairy Farms
http://www.agweb.com/article/losing-immigrant-workers-on-dairy-farms-would-nearly-double-retail-milk-prices-naa-news-release/

Fight Over Immigrant Workers Heads to Dairy Farms
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/anti-immigration-bills-in-wisconsin-could-devastate-dairy-industry_us_56c6dc05e4b0928f5a6b77e8

Economic Impacts of Immigrant Labor on US Dairy (pdf)

Farmworker Justice – Selected Statistics (pdf)

Injustice on our Plates (pdf)

 

Immigrant & Refugee Service Agencies in the Triad

American Friends Service Committee
https://www.afsc.org/

Church World Service
http://cwsgreensboro.org/

Faith Action International House
http://faihouse.org/

NC African Services Coalition
http://ascafrica.org/

New Arrivals Institute
http://www.newarrivalsinstitute.org/

Triad Refugee Agencies Adjust to Drastic Reduction in New Arrivals
https://triad-city-beat.com/2017/03/triad-refugee-agencies-adjust-drastic-reduction-new-arrivals/

 

What are CNNC Research Fellows doing?

One CNNC research fellow’s research with at risk youth in Guatamala

http://www.elon.edu/E-Net/Article/145825