Canadian efforts to deport him have been blocked by the independent courts and Immigration and Refugee Board, after human rights lawyers argued that Lai would risk being tortured or killed in China.
What does IRB stand for?
IRB stands for Immigration and Refugee Board (Canadian immigration)
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- Inter-SGSN Routing Area Update (GPRS services)
- Indian Rim Asian University Games (Australia)
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- Infrared Attack Weapon System
- Integrated Resources for Aboriginal Youth (Prince George Native Friendship Centre, Price George, BC, Canada)
- Institut de Recherches Agronomique et Zootechnique
- I Are Back
Samples in periodicals archive:
As well, they may obtain a work permit while their refugee claim is being assessed by Canada's independent Immigration and Refugee Board, he said.
The Friday's ruling is a defeat for Canada's government, which asked the court to overturn decisions by the independent Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB) to release some of the migrants under conditions to ensure they report for future hearings.
Monte Solberg, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, has asked the Public Appointments Commission Secretariat for an independent review of the selection process for making appointments to the Immigration and Refugee Board.
Please write to JeanGuy Fleury, Chairperson, Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Chairperson's Office, 344 Slater Street, 14th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0K1; facsimile (613) 947-5338.
While the Immigration and Refugee Board is an independent body, the Canadian government has asked it not to consider the illegality of the war in its deliberations.
Rivera, 30, is fighting deportation back to Mexico after a federal court judge in April upheld a December 2002 Immigration and Refugee Board decision rejecting his request for asylum.
Unless he or she is a member of one of these three groups, effective April 13, 2004, an immigration representative who charges a fee for services and files a new application on behalf of a client will not be recognized as an authorized representative by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), the Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB), and the Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA).