Policy Areas

Tahirih regularly assesses the needs of our clients and designs our public policy advocacy agenda around their most pressing concerns. Responding to the experiences of the immigrant women and girls we serve, Tahirih has become a leader in a range of public policy debates. Over the last decade, Tahirih has developed the following primary public policy focus areas:

Forced Marriage Initiative:
Campaign to Prevent Abuse and Exploitation through the International Marriage Broker Industry:
Protecting and Promoting the Rights of Immigrant Survivors of Crime:
Protecting and Promoting Access to Asylum for Women and Girls Fleeing Gender-Based Persecution:
Other Initiatives and Issues: