Application for Assistance

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Please attach a CV, which include the titles, dates, and all pertinent information for published, exhibited, screened or performed works or art. Please provide links to websites showing your works of art.
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If necessary, please attach a separate document, of no more than 3-5 pages, marked “CIVIL AND POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS.”
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Please attach a separate document, of no more than 3-5 pages marked “CURRENT SITUATION.” Describe your situation today. 1. Are you able to return to your country of origin? 2. What kinds of travel and/or residency restrictions have been applied to you? 3. If you return to your country of origin will you or members of your family face detention or danger? 4. Are you in touch with any other governments or organizations to help you seek refuge? (If so, please list them below along with any additional comments. We may be able to work on your case more efficiently if we know which other groups are involved.)
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Please be sure to include: Date of arrest/attack/threat, place of arrest/attack/threat, and if detained: The length of time you were detained, the place of detention, forces who arrested/detained you, or the forces you believe were responsible and why you believe they were responsible. If arrested: The authority that issued the arrest warrant or made the decision, detailed description of all acts of persecution. Detailed description of all acts of censorship. Describe what you believe is the motivation of your attackers and why you believe this. Describe what you did after the attack or threat: for example, did you go to the police, appeal through the legal system for police protection or investigation, or appeal to humanitarian organizations for help? Please explain what happened as a result of your actions. For example, what, if anything, did the police do to help? If there are ADDITIONAL REASONS that you have received threats or ill-treatment other than your art, please explain. Additional reasons may include: persecution due to gender, sexual orientation, religious or social group, ethnic minority, perceived political opinion, etc.