Topic: Briefing Calls

35 results

Jul 20, 2020

Briefing: Integrating Refugees into the U.S. Economy

Jul 20, 2020

Briefing: Integrating Refugees into the U.S. Economy Keith Combs, HIAS’ Economic Inclusion program manager, hosts a panel discussion on how HIAS prepares recently resettled refugees to enter the U.S. workforce.

Jul 13, 2020

Briefing: How Proposed Asylum Changes Threaten L.A. Asylum Seekers

Jul 13, 2020

Briefing: How Proposed Asylum Changes Threaten L.A. Asylum Seekers A HIAS webinar about how newly proposed regulations threaten asylum as we know it, why protecting asylum is at the heart of the Jewish experience, and why doing so is central to addressing systemic racism and inequities.

Jul 9, 2020

Briefing: Proposed Changes to the U.S. Asylum System

Jul 9, 2020

Briefing: Proposed Changes to the U.S. Asylum System Smita Dazzo, HIAS' director of legal services, and Naomi Steinberg, HIAS' vice president of policy and advocacy, explain proposed changes to the U.S. asylum system and how the public can help fight back.

Jun 25, 2020

Briefing: In Search of Safety — LGBTQ Refugee Protection and HIAS

Jun 25, 2020

Briefing: In Search of Safety — LGBTQ Refugee Protection and HIAS In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, three experts discuss the unique needs and vulnerabilities of this population, and how HIAS and our U.S. and international partners have stepped up to advocate for the human rights of our LGBTQ clients and provide lifesaving support.

May 15, 2020

Briefing: Jewish Community Advocacy During COVID-19

May 15, 2020

Briefing: Jewish Community Advocacy During COVID-19 HIAS teamed up with the Jewish Council for Public Affairs and MAZON, a Jewish hunger-relief organization, to discuss how the Jewish community is reacting to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 14, 2020

Briefing: Helping Refugees and Asylum Seekers in California Amidst COVID-19

May 14, 2020

Briefing: Helping Refugees and Asylum Seekers in California Amidst COVID-19 HIAS and its three California affiliates — JFCS-East Bay, JFS Silicon Valley, and JFS San Diego — discuss serving refugees and asylum seekers during the COVID-19 crisis.

May 7, 2020

Briefing: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Refugees

May 7, 2020

Briefing: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Refugees In this HIAS briefing call, Galo Quizanga, director of global economic inclusion and Alicia Wrenn, senior director of resettlement and integration, discuss how refugees in the U.S. and around the world are being impacted economically by COVID-19.

Apr 1, 2020

Briefing: How HIAS Protects Refugees Amid COVID-19

Apr 1, 2020

Briefing: How HIAS Protects Refugees Amid COVID-19 Members of HIAS' leadership team discuss how HIAS is standing up for the health and safety of refugees amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 5, 2020

Briefing: How Displacement Impacts Women and Girls

Mar 5, 2020

Briefing: How Displacement Impacts Women and Girls For International Women's day, find out how HIAS is fighting for the rights and safety of women around the world.

Oct 8, 2019

LISTEN: The State of Refugee Resettlement in the U.S.

Oct 8, 2019

LISTEN: The State of Refugee Resettlement in the U.S. Learn about the Trump administration’s plans to drastically cut refugee admissions and how you can take action to fight back.