23 October 2012

Focus: Canada


*New Canadian Law Attempts to Block Bogus Refugees (The Asylumist, Oct. 2012) [text]

Shaping the Future: Canada’s Rapidly Changing Immigration Policies (Maytree, Oct. 2012) [access]

Update on Impact of Federal Cuts to Refugee Health Services (Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care, Sept. 2012) [text]

*Whither Refugee Protection in the Changes to the Canadian and British Asylum Systems?, Presentation to RLI Seminar, 17 Oct. 2012 [text]

Events, past and future:

CARL Annual General Meeting and National Conference, Toronto, 14 Sept. 2012 [info]
Webcast of the event is available.

After Bill C-31: Changes to Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications, Webinar, 29 October 2012 [info]

SOS International Law: International Law in Times of Crisis and Emergency, Ottawa, 8-10 November 2012 [info]
- Includes a panel on "Migration of Criminals: National Responses to the Phenomenon of Refugees with a Possible Criminal Background."

From Singh to C-31: What....Happened?, 5th Annual Howard Adelman Lecture, Toronto, 15 November 2012 [info]

CFP: Encounters in Canada: Contrasting Indigenous and Immigrant Perspectives, Toronto, 15–17 May 2013 [info]
- Submission deadline is 1 December 2012.

Web site:

Refugee Diaries [access]
- Blog started by Canadian doctor to document stories of uninsured.


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