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Game On for WRAPS Release 4.0
WRAPS Release 4.0 Deployment Date: Friday, July 25th.
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Welcome Hilary Ingraham
We are pleased to have Hilary Ingraham as the new Director of the Refugee Processing Center (RPC).  She brings with her a commitment to...

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After 32 years of Government service, Amy Nelson, Director of the Refugee Processing Center (RPC) and WRAPS, is retiring at the end of the year. &nbs...

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We are pleased to announce that we now have an Interactive Reporting Tool on the RPC Website.   This tool will provide you with arrivals dat...

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69,930 refugees from 65 countries were admitted for permanent resettlement to the United States in FY 2013.
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In 78 countries, individuals are targeted, abused, tortured, and killed because of who they are and who they love. Many individuals who identify as le...

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We are upgrading the RPC Internet Service from 10MB to 50MB and switching to our new Internet Service Provider.  As a result of switching provide...

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All, The website was updated on Monday, March 18th at 6:30pm.  If you experience any issues with the site, please contact the helpdesk.   ...

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Refugees and undocumented immigrants find common ground on soccer pitch
Phoenix welcomes more refugees than almost any other American city. It's also home to a great many undocumented immigrants. One group of refugee child...

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GENEVA, February 21 (UNHCR) – UNHCR on Friday said it was concerned about the growing number of people dying in the Bay of Bengal after setting ...

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A conservative says Georgia's decision to reduce the number of refugees doesn't make sense.

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Burmese refugees honored
Marriott Summit Watch celebrated the five-year work anniversary of three Burmese refugees.

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The Lost Boys of Sudan
Once Lost Boys of Sudan, Bol Aweng and Jok Dau are now proud Ohio State alumni, working with fellow Buckeyes to save children in their homeland.

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The Karen Organization of Minnesota (KOM) will be honoring the Roseville Police Department this coming Saturday. KOM has said it is honoring the Rose...

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I've always thought that if you can turn cooking dinner into reality TV—shows such as "Top Chef" or "Samurai Saladmen" or "Pastry Psychos" or wh...

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Boonma Vang and Vang Her were childhood neighbors in a Thailand refugee camp where their homes were made of scrap wood, plastic poster boards and gree...

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Four years ago, two men and their families came to this country as refugees with only one bag of clothes and no idea what th...

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Claiming to have resettled around 75,000 Bhutanese refugees from Nepal, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Internationa...

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For years, it had been a vacant lot filled with weeds and trash. Then last spring, a mountain of compost arrived along with a backhoe. Before long, cu...

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A plan to revitalize a vacant lot in Phoenix has offered refugees a place to grow their own produce.  See the local article for more information.

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An article in the local newspaper about refugees adapting to a new life in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

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Bhutanese Arrivals to the US as of Oct 12, 2012
See the graphic attached to this article for Bhutanese Arrivals to the US by state since Oct 12, 2012. Courtesy of IOM.
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RPC Day Presentations Available
Presentations from RPC Day from the PRM Admissions Workshop for 2012 have been posted.

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Due to inclement weather along the east coast of the United States, US Federal Government offices, including the RPC, are closed today. We will notify everyone when normal business hours resume.

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Our partner ORR is pleased to share with you Rainbow Response: A Practical Guide to Resettling LGBT Refugees and Asylees, recently published field man...

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58,238 Refugees Arrive in FY 12
The Arrivals Reports by Region, RSC and Receiving Agencies (click on the WRAPS tab) have been updated for the period ending Sept 30th, 2012.

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