Refugee and protection claims in Canada – what is Internal Flight Alternative (IFA)?
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Refugee and protection claims in Canada – what is Internal Flight Alternative (IFA)?

Refugee and protection claims in Canada – what is Internal Flight Alternative (IFA)? The refugee protection system in Canada is one that finds grounding in the 1951 Refugee Convention and its 1967 protocols. The core principle is non-refoulement, which asserts that a refugee should not be returned to a country where they face serious threats...

What Are Your Options if Your Application for a Post-graduation Open Work Permit Is Refused?
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What Are Your Options if Your Application for a Post-graduation Open Work Permit Is Refused?

One of the most stressful situations for an international student in Canada is receiving notice that their post-graduation open work permit has been refused. Typically, this comes as a shock because the international student completed their studies with the anticipation that they had obliged with the prerequisite conditions for a post-graduation open work permit. The...

Delayed Canadian immigration and citizenship applications leaving Calgary immigrants feeling defeated
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Delayed Canadian immigration and citizenship applications leaving Calgary immigrants feeling defeated

Jatin Shory and Misha Pelletier announced a live chat discussion concerning the backlog of overseas spousal sponsorship applications in Canada that was held on January 29th, 2022. The conversation was hosted by immigration lawyer Jatin Shory, in conjunction with one of the leaders of the group Spousal Sponsorship Advocates, Misha Pelletier. Jasraj Hallan, Shadow Minister...

Fighting Deportation from Canada and Appealing a Removal Order for Serious Criminality
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Fighting Deportation from Canada and Appealing a Removal Order for Serious Criminality

Fighting deportation from Canada and appealing a removal order for Serious Criminality (Section 36(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act) One of the most stressful moment’s for any permanent resident or temporary resident in Canada is finding out that they have become inadmissible to Canada and are being deported from the country. Some have...