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Former Tory government’s refugee reforms get failing grade

Despite the highly-touted changes made by the former Conservative government in 2012, the revamped refugee system has failed to hear claims within tight statutory processing timelines or get rid of the backlog, reports a new study released by the Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies. Read the complete article: https://www.thestar.com/news/immigration/2017/05/17/former-tory-governments-refugee-reforms-get-failing-grade.html

Howard Adelman Appointed Member of Order of Canada

The Centre for Refugee Studies is extremely pleased to announce that CRS founder Howard Adelman has been appointed a Member of the Order of Canada for his pioneering work on refugee sponsorship and for his contributions to the establishment of refugee studies as an academic discipline. More information can be found here.