UNHCR - Guidelines on international protection: Gender-related persecution
This document outlines legal interpretative guidance for governments, legal practitioners, decision-makers and the judiciary, carrying out refugee determination in the field.
Immigration and refugee board of Canada
This document demonstrates that gender-related persecution is a form of persecution which can and should be assessed by the Refugee Division panel hearing the claim. Where a woman claims to have a gender-related fear of persecution, the central issue is thus the need to determine the linkage between gender, the feared persecution and one or more of the definition grounds.
Legal aid program
This is a cost-shared program that provides contribution funding to the provinces and territories for the delivery of legal aid services for economically disadvantaged persons.
Family resources centres in Manitoba
Family Dynamics operates six neighbourhood family resources centres within subsidized housing developments throughout Winnipeg. Programs are developed to meet the unique needs identified by each community.
Calgary immigrant women's association
CIWA is a culturally diverse settlement agency that recognizes, responds to, and focuses on the unique concerns and needs of immigrant and refugee women, girls and their families.
Newcomer centre of peel (NCP)
NCP is a multi-service charitable non-profit organization that assists the entire newcomer family in achieving settlement and integration within the Region of Peel.
Just4women supports at international women of Saskatoon
Just4women seeks to provide services to empower and integrate newcomers, immigrants and refugee women and their families.
Abuse is wrong is any language
This booklet is intended for immigrant and refugee families experiencing any type of family violence, or service providers addressing these issues. This booklet is a starting place to answer your questions and to provide information about other resources.
Chair person guideline 3: Child refugee claimants
These guidelines address the specific procedural issue of the designation of a representative and the more general procedural issue of the steps to be followed in processing claims by unaccompanied children. The guidelines also address the evidentiary issues of eliciting evidence in a child's claim and assessing that evidence.