REFUGEE CLAIM AND HEARING
We are expertise in helping people who are a convention refugee or a person in need of protection Canadian refugee protection programs. Canada is a signatory to the 1951 Geneva Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol. Each year Canada grants permanent residence to approximately 30,000 refugees under an elaborate refugee protection process.
The Canadian refugee system has two main parts
»The Refugee and Humanitarian Resettlement Program, for people seeking protection from outside Canada;
»The In-Canada Asylum Program for people making refugee protection claims from within Canada.
»These two types are called as refugee. These are
»A convention refugee is a person who owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group, or political opinion, is outside the country of his nationality and is unable to or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country.
»A person in need of protection is a person in Canada whose removal to their country of nationality or former habitual residence would subject them to the possibility of torture, risk of life, or risk of cruel and unusual treatment or punishment.