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Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgender (LGBT) Refugees

Rainbow RefugeeVancouver based community group that supports and advocates with people seeking refugee protection because of persecution based on sexual orientation, gender identity, or HIV status. (Facebook Page).

Envisioning Global LGBT RightsPractical documents on asylum issues affecting LGBT peoples in Canada.

Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration (ORAM)

Forced Migration Review, “On What Grounds? LGBT asylum claims in Canada”

FAQ – LGBT issues in Canada’s Immigration and Refugee System

International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission

International Refugee Rights Initiative, Rights in Exile Programme, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (LGBTI) 

University of Toronto Faculty of Law International Human Rights Program Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Country-Conditions Memos

US Immigration Law for Asylum Seekers


HIV and Immigration

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network: national, community-based, charitable organization in Canada working exclusively in the area of policy and legal issues raised by HIV/AIDS


Same-sex Couples and Immigration

Lesbian and Gay Immigration Task-Force (LEGIT): an organization of volunteers helping same-sex couples who wish to live together in Canada published by the Ontario Council of Agencies Servicing Immigrants

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