Canada Grants Asylum Based on Sexual Orientation
Great Events from History: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events, Ed. Lillian Faderman, Horacio Roque Ramírez, et al., 2 Vols., Salem Press, pp. 632-634, 2007 (Used with permission of the publisher, EBSCO Information Services, Ipswich, MA)
4 Pages Posted: 27 Jul 2013
Date Written: 2007
Canada extended refugee protection to men and women who feared persecution in their home countries because of their sexual orientation.
Keywords: Refugee Law, LGBT refugees, Canada, sexual orientation, asylum
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