Topic: Policy Updates

 

Uniting for Ukraine | What You Need To Know

On April 21, 2022, the United States announced a new program called "Uniting for Ukraine" in order to welcome Ukrainians fleeing Russia’s invasion. Here is what you need to know.https://youtu.be/rSK-yM35PcU What is "Uniting for Ukraine"? "Uniting for Ukraine" is a United States pathway program that allows Ukrainians displaced by Russia’s…

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TPS granted for Cameroon

https://youtu.be/dk_k8EY4giQOn June 7, 2022, the United States published a new designation of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Cameroon. In order to be eligible for this status, Cameroonian nationals must have continuously resided in the U.S. since April 14, 2022.For more information on registration, obtaining work authorization, or to see other eligibility…

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TPS announced for Afghanistan

https://youtu.be/dk_k8EY4giQ On March 16, 2022, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Afghans in the United States of America for 18 months.  ONLY Afghans who are residing in the U.S. as of March 15, 2022 will be eligible for TPS.  To read the entire…

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TPS Extended through December 31, 2022

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) have announced that people who have Temporary Protected Status (TPS) from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, Sudan, Honduras, and Nepal will have their TPS  automatically extended through December 31, 2022. Work permits are also automatically extended through December 31, 2022. You do not need…

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DACA News | July 16, 2021

On Friday, July 16th, 2021 a federal judge in the southern district of Texas issued a national injunction that made the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program unlawful. Judge Hanen cited procedural errors in the making of DACA as the reason for the ruling. The judge stated 3 important…

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