- Landlords/Property Managers
- Resettlement Agencies
- Volunteers/Community Members
- Renting to Refugees
- Who is a Refugee, Asylum Seeker, or Humanitarian Parolee?
Who is a Refugee, Asylum Seeker, or Humanitarian Parolee?
This factsheet breaks down the definitions of refugee and asylum seeker under both international and U.S. law.
Learn more about legal requirements and find answers to commonly asked questions about partnering with refugee resettlement agencies to provide housing to newcomers.
UNHCR: Defining Asylum Seekers, Refugees, IDPs, and Statelessness
UNHCR details how the 1951 Refugee Convention and the 1967 Protocol clearly define and protect individuals who are forced to flee and qualify for these statuses.
Housing Initiatives for Afghan Evacuees Continue to Evolve for Other Groups
This working document details the housing initiatives enacted in the U.S. for Afghan evacuees since the beginning of Operation Allies Welcome (OAW) in August 2021.