Immigration, Refugee Law, and Disability Rights

On February 23rd, the Human Rights Brief hosted its inaugural Disability Rights Symposium in conjunction with the Washington College of Law’s (WCL) Disability Law Society. The first panel was titled “Immigration, Refugee Law, and Disability Rights” and featured Michael Tan…

Educating Syrian Refugees in Turkey

As of November 2015, two-thirds of Syrian refugee children in Turkey are receiving no formal education, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW). Although Turkey has been generous in its efforts to accommodate refugees during this crisis, Turkey has struggled to ensure…

Rights of Migrants and Farm Workers in the United States

Spanish version available here. Commissioners: Rosa María Ortiz, Rodrigo Escobar Gil, Tracy Robinson, Felipe González Petitioners: Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights, Coalición de Trabajadores de Immokalee, Rural & Migrant Ministry. State: United States of America Advocates representing…