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Honoring the Fight Against Racism

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

It is the day established by the United Nations commemorating the 1960 massacre of 69 people, engaged in peaceful protest, by police in Sharpeville, South Africa, during the historic fight against apartheid. Read more >

Bay Area Event Invitation: People on the Move

Bay Area friends, join us for a wonderful evening! NNIRR is pleased to be a co-sponsor of this event hosted by Priority Africa Network (PAN) and the Haas Institute for a Fair & Inclusive Society.

People on the Move Read more >

Join the Migrants' Day 'Tweet Storm' Today

Gear up for Intl Migrants Day, Dec.18: A landmark day for human rights and justice for all migrants

Next Monday, December 18, is International Migrants Day (IMD); it marks the 27th anniversary of the 1990 passage of the United Nations’ International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families. Read more >

US Pull Out from Global Compact on Migration Process Disrespects Migrants and Undermines International Community Responsibilities

In withdrawing from the United Nations process to forge a new Global Compact on Migration, the Trump Administration once more used "America First" rhetoric to defy multilateral approaches to address the short and long term challenges of global migration. Read more >

US government withdrawal from Global Compact for Migration process abandons commitments and global responsibility

Statement from US Civil Society Participants Read more >

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