FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MFA CALLS BAN ON REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT MISINFORMED AND FEAR-BASED New York, NY – January 30, 2017 – In his Executive Order, the President has called for a complete halt to Syrian refugee resettlement in the U.S. The Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees (MFA) considers such a policy to be driven by misinformation and misconceptions that are based on three great fears that impede rational and humane refugee resettlement: economic impact, terrorism and Is
In response to the Executive Order that will severely restrict refugee resettlement and broadly bar entry to the United States from several majority-Muslim countries, the Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees issued the following statement and urges your immediate and consistent action: Make this a daily activity. Refugees depend on your strong voice. The Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees (MFA) condemns President Trump’s proposed Executive Order calling for a halt to
I am delighted to announce that, effective January 16th, 2017, the Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees (MFA) -- a project launched by Tanenbaum -- moved to the Tides Center to continue its critically important work.
In September 2013, the Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding convened a broad range of religious leaders and faith-based organizations and began what is now America’s leading interfaith response to the Syrian crisis.
As a project of Tanenbaum