Press Releases

ECDC Applauds Passing of the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019 (H.R. 6)

Arlington, VA – The House of representatives has passed the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019 (H.R. 6), which, as stated in the bill, “prohibits removal proceedings against...

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ECDC Welcomes Ethiopia’s New Refugee Law

Arlington, VA – On January 17, Ethiopia passed a law allowing refugees to move freely outside the refugee camps. This decision comes following the United Nations Global Compact on...

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Change in Leadership at the ECDC/ACC Las Vegas

Arlington, VA – In 2003, ECDC opened its African Community Center (ACC) branch office in Las Vegas. For 16 years, the ACC and its multicultural, multilingual staff have been...

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ECDC Celebrates its 6th Annual Refugees’ First Thanksgiving

ECDC Celebrates its 6th Annual Refugees’ First Thanksgiving

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2018 Midterm Election Results Inspire Hope for Refugees and Immigrants

Arlington, VA – Yesterday’s midterm elections brought a change to the American political landscape. For the first time ever in our country’s history, there will be more than 100...

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FY 2019 Presidential Determination Signed

Arlington, VA – Signed today, the Presidential Determination announces that the admission of up to 30,000 refugees to the U.S. is justified by humanitarian concerns or is otherwise in...

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ECDC Responds to Reduction in Resettlement Admissions

ECDC Responds to Reduction in Resettlement Admissions

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ECDC Appoints Interim Managing Director of ECDC/ACC Denver

ECDC Appoints Interim Managing Director of ECDC/ACC Denver

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ECDC Statement on Presidential Determination

ECDC Statement on Presidential Determination    

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