What We Do

Advocating for immigrant justice through clinical education, legal representation, litigation, and community outreach.


HIRC provides high-quality, pro-bono representation to the Harvard community and Greater Boston.


Clinical students learn immigration law through hands-on experience at HIRC.


HIRC engages in high-profile advocacy and litigation.

Latest News

Evaluating President Biden’s first 100 days: Immigration

Despite promises and some progress, says immigration expert Phil Torrey, “Biden has simply not yet done enough” to reverse Trump’s immigration policies.

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“Shelter from the Storm”: Climate Change Is a Driving Force in Central American Migration

Democracy Now! featured the report “Shelter from the Storm: Policy Options to Address Climate Induced Displacement from the Northern Triangle,” which our our Founder, Deborah Anker, co-authored.

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New report released on climate change and migration

On April 22, our Program, in partnership with the HLS Immigration Project, the University Network, students from Yale Law School’s Environmental Law Association, and the Yale Immigrant Justice Project, released[…]

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