Canada’s guideline 9: improving SOGIE claims assessment?

Dustin, Moira and Ferreira, Nuno (2017) Canada’s guideline 9: improving SOGIE claims assessment? Forced Migration Review, 56. pp. 80-83. ISSN 1460-9819

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Abstract

Asylum seekers making claims relating to their sexual orientation and gender identity often face unfair refusal. New guidance from the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada takes admirable steps towards improving claims assessment, and offers a model for practitioners elsewhere.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: asylum, sexual orientation, gender identity, SOGIE, Canada, refugees
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Subjects: K Law
K Law > K Law in General. Comparative and uniform Law. Jurisprudence > K0520 Comparative law. International uniform law
K Law > K Law in General. Comparative and uniform Law. Jurisprudence > K0520 Comparative law. International uniform law > K1700 Social legislation
K Law > K Law in General. Comparative and uniform Law. Jurisprudence > K0520 Comparative law. International uniform law > K3150 Public law
K Law > K Law in General. Comparative and uniform Law. Jurisprudence > K0520 Comparative law. International uniform law > K3400 Administrative law
K Law > KE Law of Canada
K Law > KJ Europe
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Depositing User: Nuno Ferreira
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2017 15:07
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2017 15:07
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/70427

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