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grounds for granting refugee status [1 record]

Record 1 2010-08-23


Subject field(s)
  • Citizenship and Immigration
  • Social Policy (General)

The panel has therefore developed a detailed Equality Action Plan as a companion to the Zero Tolerance Action Plans. The Equality Action Plan has Canada's international commitments on gender equality as its starting point and framework. ... In keeping with this approach, a number of recommendations in the Equality Action Plan are aimed at particularly disadvantaged women. ... [We must] pass legislation that recognizes gender persecution as grounds for granting refugee status.


"Ground" is often used in the plural.

Key term(s)
  • ground for granting refugee status


  • Citoyenneté et immigration
  • Politiques sociales (Généralités)


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Ciudadanía e inmigración
  • Políticas sociales (Generalidades)
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