Press Release

Pars Equality Center’s Legal Director quoted in KQED article on challenges facing the Afghan Community

December 20, 2021

‘There’s a Lot That’s Not Working Within the System’: Afghan Evacuees Struggle with Housing and Immigration Hurdles

Over four months since the fall of Kabul, some Afghan evacuees are still working to find a sense of stability here in the Bay Area.

For some families, it’s an ongoing search for an affordable home and a job. For others, like Sadaat, it’s fighting with bureaucracy to obtain the necessary paperwork for their loved ones in Afghanistan to join them. To read more, please click HERE.