Wrzesnewskyj, Borys. “House of Commons Canada, ‘LGBTQ+ at Risk Abroad’, 2017.” Canada House of Commons, 2017. 

  • Category: Reports
  • Source: National Authorities
  • Subject: Asylum/Refugee,Gender Identity,Law/Legistation,LGBTI,Resettlement,UNHCR,Sexual Orientation
  • Year: 2017
  • File: cimmrp12-e.pdf.
Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration chaired by Borys Wrzesnewskyj.
On 4 October 2016, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration adopted a motion to undertake a study of the 2011 Government of Canada pilot project for refugees in need of protection on the basis of sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression (SOGIE). The motion stated that the Committee examine the “feasibility of extending, expanding, and/or renewing a pilot project of this nature” and report its findings to the House.