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by Staff
May 18, 2015
IRAP Seeks Fall 2015 Undergraduate Interns

IRAP is currently hiring undergraduate interns to assist clients remotely with employment verification. Please share with anyone you think may be interested! Role and Responsibilities Undergraduate Interns will work directly with refugees in the Middle East and assist IRAP staff and attorneys. Many applicants for resettlement are required to present documentation of their employment on […]

by Staff
May 15, 2015
IRAP Seeks Fall 2015 Legal Interns!

IRAP is recruiting current law students to come join us in our NYC office as part of our Fall 2015 Legal Internship. Please share with anyone you think might be interested! Role and Responsibilities Legal Interns/Externs in IRAP’s New York office will work directly with refugees in the Middle East and assist IRAP staff and […]

by Staff
May 13, 2015
IRAP Seeks A Jordan Legal Services Coordinator!

IRAP seeks a Legal Services Coordinator based in Amman to work with IRAP’s Jordan Program Director to provide legal assistance to vulnerable refugees in Jordan. Primary responsibilities: Conducting field interviews with refugees, generally in Arabic, and drafting intake reports as part of IRAP’s case screening process. Providing direct representation in UNHCR refugee status determination, U.S. […]

by Staff
May 13, 2015
IRAP Seeks 2016-2017 Legal Fellows!

The Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project (“IRAP”) at the Urban Justice Center is looking to sponsor a law student for public interest fellowships for the year 2016-2017. Fellowship sponsorships would be available in New York City for Skadden, Equal Justice Works, and other domestic fellowships, as well as Jordan, Lebanon or Turkey for Fulbright and other […]

by Staff
May 13, 2015
IRAP Featured on Rochester Public Radio WXXI News

This week, Rochester Public Radio produced a radio piece covering the bureaucracy of the Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program, featuring an interview with IRAP Fellow Mark Doss. The piece focuses on the story of an Afghan interpreter, situating this within a larger discussion about the SIV process, and discussing IRAP’s current lawsuit on behalf of nine Iraqi […]

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