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Donald  Kerwin

Donald Kerwin

Executive Director, Center for Migration Studies of New York

Areas of Expertise

International migration, refugee protection, immigration law, human rights, nationalism, the rule of law, access to justice, labor standards, national security, Catholic social teaching

    Donald Kerwin has held leadership positions in the Catholic Legal Immigration Network Inc. (CLINIC), the Migration Policy Institute (MPI), and the Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS). He has also served on many boards, special commissions, and advisory groups. He served as a fellow with the Woodstock Theological Center and senior fellow with MPI. Mr. Kerwin writes and speaks extensively on international migration, refugee protection, US immigration law, and human rights. He is the founder and editor in chief of the Journal on Migration and Human Security.