Recorded on July 26, 2022
[1:32:01] This webinar focuses on the refugee process from the importance of a Basis of Claim to Preparation for the Hearing. Topics include: admissibility criteria, ways to initiate and withdraw a claim, credibility, work permit, internal Flight Alternative (IFA), and options when a claim is refused.
Presentation materials (PDF download)
06:41 Who is a refugee?
14:40 Who cannot make a refugee claim?
17:17 Convention Refugees and a Person in Need of Protection
21:53 Who can make a claim?
22:50 Making a claim from outside of Canada
28:29 Different ways of initiating a claim
34:22 Importance of Basis of Claim
40:12 Claim’s requirements
49:10 Work permit
1:03:40 Withdrawing a claim
1:07:00 Internal Flight Alternative (IFA) & result
1:10:18 Refugee Appeal Division
1:14:55 Federal Court
Prabh Sangha, lawyer, Lehal Law Corporation
Lehal Law Corporation: https://www.lehallaw.com/
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