A report submitted for the 2023 Review of U.S. Compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights finds U.S. border law enforcement compliance sorely lacking.
Explains the difficulty in achieving accountability for the fatal 2010 beating of a Mexican man by CBP and Border Patrol personnel at the San Ysidro port of entry.
Finds overcrowding, a lack of resources, and violence in the municipality that is the main jumping-off point for migrants en route to the Darién Gap.
Finds that Colombia, Peru, Ecuador and Chile are failing to comply with their obligations under international law to protect those fleeing Venezuela.
The recent evolution of migration through the Darién Gap and the small likelihood that it might end in the near future.
Lays out reasons in favor of the Humanitarian Parole program that the Biden administration has launched for citizens of Cuba, Haiti, Nicaragua, and Venezuela.
Estimates that approximately 11.2 million unauthorized immigrants lived in the United States in 2021, up from 11.0 million in 2019.
Recalls 10 facts that often get overlooked in heated U.S. debates over the border and migration policy.
A situation report, mainly on conditions for asylum seekers, from El Paso and Ciudad Juárez.
Examines trends, challenges, and needs from the donor community to help the Americas assist and integrate migrants from Venezuela.
A 273-page research report about migration trends, policies, and human rights in Mexico in 2021 and 2022.
Examines migration trends in the hemisphere during the second quarter of 2023.
“Globally, children make up around 13 per cent of the migrant population, but they account for 25 per cent of people on the move in Latin America and the Caribbean.”
The platform, coordinated by two UN agencies, offers its latest estimates of Venezuelan migrants living in other states throughout the Americas.
The latest in a series of updates detailing asylum waitlists and shelter capacity in Mexican border cities.
Highlights harms of the Biden administration’s asylum ban and reliance on the CBP One smartphone app to control access to asylum.
Finds that 2022 was the deadliest year on record for migrants in the Americas, with nearly half happening at the U.S.-Mexico border.
A report from organizations monitoring asylum seekers’ limited access to land-border ports of entry in the month after the Title 42 policy’s termination.
A complaint to the DHS Civil Rights and Civil Liberties office about Border Patrol’s practice of penning asylum seekers between layers of the border wall south of San DIego for days before processing them.
Takes stock of the Biden administration’s border and migration policies after two years, with a strong human rights critique.
“UNHCR considers that the situation prevailing in Nicaragua may be characterized as a massive violation of human rights.” (Original link)
Lays out arguments against the Biden administration’s proposed asylum transit ban, comparing it to a similar measure pursued by the Trump administration.
A study of approaches to the opioid epidemic finds no link to immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Articles and analyses from “frontline leaders and organizers with direct experience, both in theory and practice, of migrant human rights.”
A quarterly update on countries affected by the Venezuelan migration crisis.