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Student Leadership in the Creation and Operation of an Asylum Clinic

NOVEMBER 19, 2015

A lovely summary of what we do and why we do it! This document details the design, principles, and implementation of WCCHR. 

Asylum Hotline

July 7, 2015

The Advocates for Human Rights has established its National Asylum Hotline, which will attempt to help recently released Central American migrants find the legal resources they need to complete their immigration into the United States. If there are no services available, volunteers and staff attorneys at the hotline might place the refugees’ cases with volunteer lawyers who may be able to help, or they might work to provide the refugee with other legal resources.  The Asylum Hotline - (612) 746 - 4674. 

Student Asylum Clinics

August, 2014

PHR partnered with the Weill Cornell Center for Human Rights (WCCHR) in 2010, creating the first student-run asylum clinic at a U.S. medical school.



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Weill Cornell Medical College
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New York, NY  10065

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