This factsheet discusses the effects of U.S. policies on immigrant, refugee and internally displaced women.

Women and children currently constitute more than 80 percent of the 40 million refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide. The United States assists refugees through overseas assistance (the largest contributor to humanitarian and refugee assistance globally) and U.S. refugee resettlement and asylum.

Immigrant, Refugee and Internally Displaced Women and U.S. Policy (2005)

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