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Gender analysis of immigration and refugee protection legislation and policy

Ad Hoc Committee on Gender Analysis of the Immigration Act.

Gender analysis of immigration and refugee protection legislation and policy

submission to Citizenship and Immigration Canada

by Ad Hoc Committee on Gender Analysis of the Immigration Act.

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Published by National Association of Women and the Law in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Women immigrants -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Women refugees -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Emigration and immigration law -- Canada.,
    • Sex discrimination against women -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Immigrantes -- Politique gouvernementale -- Canada.,
    • Réfugiées -- Politique gouvernementale -- Canada.,
    • Émigration et immigration -- Politique gouvernementale -- Canada.,
    • Émigration et immigration -- Droit -- Canada.,
    • Discrimination à l"égard des femmes -- Politique gouvernementale -- Canada.,
    • Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAd Hoc Committee on Gender Analysis of the Immigration Act.
      ContributionsNational Association of Women and the Law.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJV7284 .A33 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p. ;
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4009282M
      ISBN 101895996465
      LC Control Number2001369515
      OCLC/WorldCa44068463

      Cheng-Feng Shih, of Tamkang University, reviews A Framework for Immigration: Asians in the United States, by Uma A. Segal. The book is about Asian immigration to the United States— specifically Chinese, Japanese, Indians, Filipinos, and Koreans. Topics focused on include background conditions in the home country, push and pull factors towards immigration, .   The derision of Latinas/os and Latin American immigrants has been a central and calculated strategy of the Trump administration from the infamous campaign announcement maligning Mexican immigrants as “criminals” and “rapists” and continues through to the dismissal of Puerto Rico after the devastation of Hurricanes Maria and Irma, the execution of a “zero .

        The volume includes contributions from scholars and members of the advocacy community that allow the book to examine conceptual and doctrinal themes arising at the intersection of gender and refugee law, and specific case studies across major Western refugee-receiving by: 7. Immigration and Naturalization to its own gender guide-lines and raised serious concerns about the nature and scope of protection for victims of gender-based persecu-tion. Karen Musalo, director of the Center for Gender & Refugee Studies in the United States, commented, The decision in re R-A-also goes against a number of sig-Cited by: 2.

      National Association of Women and the Law ( March). Gender analysis of immigration and refugee protection legislation and policy (Submission to Citizenship and Cited by: 1.   The Board's Convention Refugee Protection Division handles claims brought forward by persons seeking refugee status and determines whether claimants meet the definition of a refugee, as set out in the United Nations Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees.9 Incorporated in section 96 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act,10 this Cited by:


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Gender analysis of immigration and refugee protection legislation and policy: submission to Citizenship and Immigration Canada / Author: Ad Hoc Committee on Gender Analysis of the Immigration Act. Publication info: Ottawa: National Association of Women and the Law, Format: Book. Get this from a library.

Gender analysis of immigration and refugee protection legislation and policy: submission to Citizenship and Immigration Canada. [Ad Hoc Committee on Gender Analysis of the Immigration Act.; National Association of Women and the Law.]. Gender-based analysis (GBA) is an evidence-based assessment of the impact policies, programs, legislation and services have on diverse groups of women, men, girls and nship and Immigration Canada (CIC) is required by the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act to report on gender impacts of the ’s new Policy on Gender-based Analysis was launched in.

Mainstreaming gender in refugee protection equality in term s of ‘equal trea tment of women and men, assuming symmetry of position be tween women and men’ (Charlesworth 20 05, 13).Author: Jane Freedman.

CIC’s commitment to report to Parliament on the gender impacts of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) is enshrined in the Act. By proactively incorporating gender analysis into policy and program development, CIC is able to develop monitoring mechanisms and mitigation strategies for potential negative impacts on particular groups.

International refugee law is undergoing an important transformation. Deborah E. Anker of Harvard Law School's Immigration and Refugee Clinic, and Paul T. Lufkin, with the Supreme Court of California, take an in-depth look at the catalytic force of "gender asylum" law.

While the issues of gender-related persecution and violence have been placed on the international agenda through the lobbying activities of transnational feminist networks, and the need to offer international protection to victims of this type of persecution has been acknowledged by both national and international political authorities, it can Author: Jane Freedman.

Mainstreaming gender in refugee protection from interviews were analysed in conjunction with data gathered from analysis of UNHCR’s own policy documents concerning gender equality and.

The fourth edition of Refugee Law and Policy, which includes all legal developments through mid, provides a thoughtful scholarly analysis of refugee law, and related protections such as those available under the Convention against Torture.

The book is rooted in an international law perspective, enhanced by a comparative approach. Starting with ancient precursors to asylum, Cited by: 6. Toward A Gender and Age-Sensitive Approach. There is a careful balance to be struck. On the one hand, the special needs of women and girls in refugee settings should be addressed.

On the other hand, programs must also recognize their skills, contributions, and roles as caregivers and agents of change.

Overall, due to its inter-disciplinarity, Gender in Refugee Law is very accessible to a diverse readership. As the book discusses past developments as well as the current state of gender in refugee law, it is very informative for people new to, as well as Format: Hardcover.

The outcome of the application of immigration policy is often very different for men and women (Hyndman, ). One of the few countries which has applied a gender-based analysis to immigration policy is Canada (Kofman, ; Tolley, ).Cited by: The proliferation of this online content is but one indicator of how organizations plan to try to protect immigrant and refugee rights in this new political era.

To the degree that social workers are positioned within or working beside such organizations, or with immigrants and refugees utilizing services, they too must be prepared.

Select a language for our global site. English Français Español عربي. Select a country or regional site. relational term, gender must include women and men. Like the concepts of class, race and ethnicity, gender is an analytical tool for understanding social processes.A 1 Definitions in this section are quoted from “Gender-based Analysis: A Guide for Policy-Making (revised edition, ), Policy Analysis and Development Directorate, Status of.

The Center for Gender & Refugee Studies protects the fundamental human rights of refugee women, children, LGBT individuals, and others who flee persecution in their home countries through legal expertise and training, impact litigation, policy development, research, and in-country fact-finding.

Groups File Federal Lawsuit Challenging Trump. This book provides a comprehensive analysis of immigration law in Australia and of the political, social and cultural forces that have shaped and are shaping it.

It explains the momentous changes that have occurred in law and policy since the first attempts, in Decemberto ‘codify’ decision-making through detailed regulations.

Gender analysis of immigration and refugee protection legislation and policy: submission to Citizenship and Immigration Canada / Ad Hoc Committee on Gender Analysis of the Immigration Act.

JV G45   This article traces the history of feminist engagement with international refugee law and policy through five periods from to the present. While gender is not explicit in the Geneva Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, it has developed as a useful lens through which one can construct arguments for protection and by: The Refugee Review Tribunal has produced an excellent Guide to Refugee Law in Australia, which contains an analysis of the legal issues relevant to the assessment of protection visas, focusing particularly on the determination of refugee status in Guide is regularly updated to reflect developments in the law.

Globalex Guide to Researching the Legal Aspects Author: Robin Gardner. Deborah Anker is a pioneer in the development of clinical legal education in the immigration field, training students in direct representation of refugees and creating a foundation for clinics at law schools around the country.

Areas of Interest. Immigration Law; Gender and the Law: Gender Asylum; Refugee and Asylum Law.The Center for Migration Studies (CMS) released, The US Refugee Protection System on the 35th Anniversary of the RefugeeAct of A Comprehensive Assessment of the System’s Strengths, Limitations,and Need for Reform, a special edition of CMS’s Journal on Migration and Human Security (JMHS).year’s annual Radcliffe conference on gender.

Held in late April and titled “Crossing Borders: Immigration and Gender in the Americas,” the conference drew on the work of a diverse range of academics and practitioners to broaden awareness of the role gender plays in the causes and consequences of migration.