Working Group on Inland Protection

The Inland Protection Working Group provides a forum to exchange information, network and develop policy positions in the area of the protection of refugee claimants in Canada at all stages of the refugee process, including:

  • access to asylum in Canada
  • in-Canada refugee determination
  • post-claim recourses
  • family reunification
  • detention
  • removals
  • the regularization of persons with precarious status in Canada.

Read more about the activities of each Working Group.

For the current year (2023), the Working Group priorities are:

    • Regularization
    • Access to asylum, including access to shelter and support on arrival
    • Family reunification

And refugee claimant processing as an internal priority.