Who We Are and Gender-Based Violence Factsheet
PubsMay 3rd, 2021
Learn more about our history of supporting survivors and get the facts about gender-based violence.
FAQs: Adding “Gender” as a Sixth Ground of Asylum
PubsApril 14th, 2021
Learn more about adding “gender” as a sixth ground of asylum.
Child Marriage Poses Serious Risks to Children
PubsMay 8th, 2020
Child marriage remains a serious problem in present-day America. Since 2000, well over 200,000 minors were married, most of them girls married to adult men. Children lack the rights and […]
Analysis: The Impact of COVID-19 on Immigrant Survivors of Gender-Based Violence
PubsMarch 23rd, 2020
As daily activities ground to a halt in the United States to slow the spread of COVID-19, Americans have been confronted with a range of practical, financial, emotional, and mental […]
Tahirih Explains “Safe Third Country” Rule
PubsMarch 13th, 2020
In 2019, the United States signed “safe third country” agreements with Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. The agreements allow the United States to deny protections to asylum seekers, and remove […]
Tahirih Info Sheet on U Visa Class Action
PubsSeptember 25th, 2019
On September 17, 2019, the Tahirih Justice Center and Arnold & Porter filed a class action lawsuit in the Eastern District of New York on behalf of thousands of U-visa […]
May 2019 Advocate Survey: Immigrant Survivors Fear Reporting Violence
PubsJune 3rd, 2019
This fact sheet shows the results of a survey sent to the field from Tahirih and a coalition of organizations showing the effects of recent immigration policy changes on immigrant survivors of violence.