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Safeguarding civil rights and civil liberties is elemental to all the work we do at DHS.
Translations of the DHS statement on safety and immigration enforcement during Tropical Storm Nicholas.
The following are translations of the DHS Statement on Safety and Immigration Enforcement During Tropical Storm Henri.
The following are translations of the DHS Statement on Safety and Immigration Enforcement During Tropical Storm Fred.
The Department is seeking qualified applicants to serve on the ATD CMPP National Board. The National Board will be responsible for awarding CMPP funds to eligible local governments and nonprofit organizations, and overseeing and managing the pilot program.
DHS Statement on Safety and Immigration Enforcement During the 2021 Wildfire Season
On June 23, 2021, the CIS Ombudsman hosted a public webinar to discuss naturalization and immigrant integration.
integration of environmental justice principles throughout the enterprise and at all levels of government. Chaired by the EPA with participation from 16 federal agencies and the White House, the Environmental Justice Intra-agency Working Group strives to engage and support local communities in addressing environmental and human health impacts of federal programs, policies, and activities by promoting comprehensive solutions for addressing environmental justice.
DHS and its Federal government partners fully support equal access to the COVID-19 vaccines and vaccine distribution sites for undocumented immigrants. It is a moral and public health imperative to ensure that all individuals residing in the United States have access to the vaccine. DHS encourages all individuals, regardless of immigration status, to receive the COVID-19 vaccine once eligible under local distribution guidelines.
This presentation provides information on what is needed to complete the DHS Civil Rights Evaluation Tool, which may assist recipients in meeting their administrative requirements.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has revised its 2012 Environmental Justice Strategy and is currently accepting public recommendations. The deadline for submitting recommendations is November 1, 2020. All recommendations received by DHS from the public will be conveyed to the Environmental Justice Interagency Working Group.