We fight for human rights on Capitol Hill, White House, and the federal government

Our team educates, advises, and lobbies US policy makers on Refugees and Asylum Seekers, Human Rights Defenders, Gun Violence, Free Expression, and other human rights issues – both in the U.S. and around the world.

Our Work

REFUGEES AND ASYLUM SEEKERS

Standing up for Refugee rights to legislators and policy makers.

HUMAN RIGHTS PRIORITIES FOR THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION

The Biden administration committed to place human rights at the forefront of American foreign policy, and we are calling on the White House to make good on that commitment on these urgent human rights priorities.

FIGHTING HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES

When there are Human Rights Abuses, we bring them to the attention of legislators and policy makers.

Ending Gun Violence

Urging lawmakers to HELP end the human rights crisis of gun violence.

Events

Presidential Candidate Forum on Asylum and Immigration

On February 20th, 2020 AIUSA hosted a presidential forum that took a deep dive into one of the defining issues of the election: immigration.

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