Reuniting Refugee and Asylee Families in the United States

The International Human Rights Clinic at the University of Southern California, working in partnership with the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP), is providing free legal assistance to refugees and their family members in the U.S. who want to reunite. If you are a refugee, asylee, Green Card holder, or a U.S. Citizen and have family members in another country who …

Report of Afghan SIV Program – July 2018

The latest quarterly Afghan SIV report has been published for July 2018. The following is a summarized version of the official report. The full official report can be found at: Report of Afghan SIV Program – July 2018 Visas Issued In Fiscal Year 2017 ( October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017), US State Department issued: 4,120 principal applicant visas. 12,050 …

Instructional Assistant Position for Farsi Speakers in Sacramento, California

This is a great job opportunity for Instructional Assistant Position for Farsi Speakers in the Sacramento region’s school district. Farsi preferred * $13.15 – $16.49 Per Hour * 6 hours/day To schedule a testing appointment please copy and paste this link into your web browser: https://booknow.appointment-plus.com/y7j3ej94/ or click on the “San Juan Testing” link under “Links Related to This Job”. Must be …

How to locate American Supervisor? (Form DS-158)

Part of the Afghan Special Immigration Visa (SIV) program requirement is having a recommendation letter from a American Citizen Supervisor. If your previous supervisor was U.S. military or an employee of the U.S. Department of Defense and you are having trouble locating them, the U.S. government can possibly help, although it is not guaranteed to locate them. Under the Supervisor Locator …

How to Apply for Resettlement Benefits (IOM)?

If you would like to participate in the R&P Program, you must complete, sign, and return scanned copies of the following two forms: Refugee Benefits Election Form Special Immigrant Visa Biodata Form (DS-234) You only need one copy of Refugee Benefits Election Form for each case. However, for each person in your case, including children, you must fill out DS-234 …

Yellow Card Questions and Clarifications

  This post attempts to answer and clarify the most commonly asked questions regarding the “Yellow Card” issued after embassy visa interview. What does Yellow Card mean and what does it say? Yellow Card is issued after completing your US embassy visa interview. It has your name and case number (KBL #) along with instructions to check your case status. …