The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility of The New School convened a meeting of experts to consider the First Draft of the Global Compact of Refugees (GCR). In order to further strengthen the GCR, the Group drafted a set of recommendations for additional amendments. View the recommendations here.
The death of 7 year old Jakelin Caal while in Border Patrol custody is a tragedy, and it is sadly emblematic of Trump Administration border policies that have devastated families, undermined U.S. asylum laws and betrayed traditional American values. Alex Aleinikoff, Director of the Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility at The New School, takes