TITLE

The refugee regime runs amok

AUTHOR(S)
Jenkinson, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 1994
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;11/21/94, Vol. 21 Issue 49, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the deputy chairman of the Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB) of Canada, appointed by Immigration Minister Sergio Marchi earlier in 1994, was suspended in November 1994 after trying to pressure the board to increase Canada's already unprecedented refugee acceptance rate. How IRB members are chosen; How Canada has the world's highest refugee acceptance rate; How the IRB is prohibited from cross-checking claimants' credentials.
ACCESSION #
9412277748

 

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