refugee

The Refugee team was created by the IOC for the 2016 Olympics with 10 competitors. The team grew to 29 athletes competing at Tokyo Olympics 2020....

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Asylum applicants can wait months, years

January 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

High profile cases, like those involving the LGBTQ+ community, can be processed in weeks, especially if the individual applies from their country of origin....

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The city of Toronto is looking to both the federal and provincial government for help in housing the spike of refugee claimants after August....

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Shelter systems in Toronto for refugees are currently overloaded and soon will no longer be able to accept incoming asylum seekers....

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A Federal Court judge has reserved his decision in a hearing to pause the deportation of a former child refugee....

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The United Nations Refugee Agency released a report to mark world refugee day today, suggesting the international community should brace itself for South Sudan to become the next Syria. According to the report, more than...

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The UN’s refugee agency hit a milestone of five million registered refugees fleeing Syria, a year after a high-level meeting on Syria in Geneva, Switzerland....

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By Caitlin Patrick   The UN humanitarian aid agency has suspended all convoys following airstrikes on aid trucks that killed at least 12 truck drivers and Red Crescent workers in Syria, Monday night. The UN...

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A Roma family who once sought refuge in Canada, and was deported in 2014 are being allowed to return, and apply for permanent residency status once again. ...

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With Syrian refugee settlements taking off in Canada, here is a look at what other countries around the world are doing to contribute to the Syrian refugee crisis...

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