Bitta Mostofi Announces Departure From Mayor Bill de Blasio Administration

The New York City Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) Commissioner Bitta Mostofi today announced her plans to depart from the de Blasio administration, effective in early May. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Commissioner Mostofi On Nationwide Halting Implementation Of The Public Charge Of Rule

“The District Court’s decision to halt the implementation of the Public Charge Rule nationwide for the duration of the COVID-19 national health emergency brings relief. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

MOIA And ONA Announce Investment In Legal Services For Immigrants Facing Imminent Deportation

Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) Commissioner Bitta Mostofi today announced the City of New York and New York State’s joint $1 million investment in continued efforts to support immigrant New Yorkers in accessing justice through innovative solutions. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

NYC Enters Litigation Against Board Of Elections To Make Voting Easier For Limited English Proficient New Yorkers

The City responded today to the New York City Board of Elections’ attempt to bar interpreters from being inside buildings where poll sites are located during Tuesday’s Special Election. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Uptown Council Member Levin And Others Announce New “Know Your Rights” For Workers

Today, Immigrant Affairs Commissioner Bitta Mostofi joined City agency and community partners—including Lutheran Social Services of New York—to announce $350,000 in funding from the City and Robin Hood for “Know Your Rights” (KYR) forums for immigrant New Yorkers. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!