Tag: Policy Reform

Human Rights

Creating Enabling Environments for Refugees

Featuring Priss Benbow & Emily Arnold-Fernandez 1

Emily Arnold-Fernandez, executive director of the nonprofit Asylum Access, makes the case that better policies in host countries can enable refugees to rebuild their own lives and contribute to host economies.

Census 2020: What Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Funders Need to Do Now

Presented by Perla Ni, Gary Bass, and Maria de la Luz Garcia

A fair and accurate count for the 2020 Census is critical for political representation and for the allocation of $700 billion in federal funds. Low-income communities are especially at risk of undercounting. The operations for the Census are already in high-gear: Key decisions are being made, heads of local offices are being hired, field staff are being sourced, and outreach campaigns are being designed. In this SSIR Live! program we will explore opportunities and avenues available for nonprofits, funders, and local governments to ensure your local community gets counted.

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