How Immigration Policies Shape Gender-Based Violence Among Those With a Temporary or Precarious Status
This webinar will highlight how immigration policies impact immigrants who are experiencing gender-based violence.
There will be an overview of immigration patterns, with specific attention to the growth in temporary migration programs for international students and migrant workers.
Case studies will be presented to explore different forms of violence and response to violence, for migrant caregivers, sponsored spouses, and refugee claimants.
• Learn about different types of immigration - temporary or precarious immigration status.
• Understand how immigration status impacts immigrants’ rights and challenges related to gender-based violence.
• Identify different forms of structural violence and interpersonal violence associated with precarious immigration status.
Webinar Title: Understanding how immigration policies shape gender-based violence among immigrants who have a temporary or precarious status
Date: Wednesday, Feb. 26th, 2020
Time: 12:00pm - 1:15pm (CST)
Registration Link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_swkjdEJVTZSYQwktLrsGpA