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Statement by Secretary Mayorkas on U.S. Strategy for Immigration

Release Date: July 29, 2021

Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas released the following statement regarding the U.S. Strategy for Addressing the Root Causes of Migration in Central America and the Collaborative Migration Management Strategy:

“The Biden-Harris Administration has outlined a comprehensive strategy to address the root causes leading to irregular migration from Central America and restore safe, orderly, and humane migration in the Americas.  I am grateful for Vice President Harris’s leadership in these efforts to renew our Nation’s engagement with Central American countries and I value our continued collaboration.  The Department of Homeland Security looks forward to supporting these initiatives by working with our regional partners, NGOs, and international organizations to improve security, governance, human rights, and economic conditions in the region as we continue our critical work to build safe, orderly, humane, and lawful pathways for migration.”

Last Updated: 07/29/2021
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