november, 2020

17nov10:00 amWebinar: Refugee/Asylum Claims - National and Local Updates from UNHCR Canada and Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB)BC Refugee Hub Webinar

Event Details

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Hosted by Bahar Taheri from the BC Refugee Hub, join speakers Azadeh Tamjeedi (UNHCR Canada) and Negar Azmudeh (IRB) for this training webinar, covering the following topics:

(UNHCR Canada)
• Global situation for asylum-seekers and COVID-19;
• Current issues of interest to UNHCR (Globally and in Canada);
• What is happening in Canada at our borders (updates on processes and stats).

• RPD Practice Notices in response to the Pandemic;
• File Review Process and the expansion of the Task Force on Less Complex Claims (TFLCC);
• Remote Hearings on MS Teams;
• In-person hearings at the RPD (including the protocol and safety measures);
• Gender Related Task Force (GRTF);
• Update on Western Region RPD Operations, including stats.



(Tuesday) 10:00 am

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