Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Blog


For Mentally Ill Immigrants, Help May Be on the Way


For immigrants seeking to avoid deportation and stay in the US, appearing in Immigration Court is often the most daunting part of a complicated process that can take years to complete. While immigrants have a right to have an attorney represent them on their applications for asylum, cancellation of removal, and other forms of immigration relief, the government does not provide lawyers free of charge to those who can’t afford one.

Learn More »

asylum seekers

Learn More

Register Now for PHR's Next Asylum Network Trainings


Calling all health professionals! The Asylum Program at PHR will be hosting a basic training for health professionals interested in conducting physical and psychological evaluations for survivors of human rights abuses.

Learn More »

2012 National Conference

Join Us: Sustainable Connections & Collaborations for Health & Human Rights


PHR is pleased to announce the theme of this year’s National Conference: Sustainable Connections & Collaborations for Health & Human Rights. The conference, which takes place March 24 & 25 at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, will be held in collaboration with the Sujal Parikh Memorial Symposium for Health & Social Justice.

Learn More »

Free Conference: Forensic Evidence in the Fight Against Torture


On February 15-16 stakeholders from around the world will gather in DC to participate in the “Forensic Evidence in the Fight Against Torture” conference, co-sponsored by the International Council for Torture Victims and American University Washington College of Law.

Learn More »

Human Rights Groups Release Torture Accountability Report


Last week, Human Rights USA (HRUSA) and the International Human Rights Clinic at Washington College of Law, American University released their much-awaited report, “Indefensible: A Reference for Prosecuting Torture and Other Felonies.”

Learn More »

Items 51 - 55 of 231  Previous11121314151617181920Next

PHR Blogs