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National Documentation Packages Update - 21 December 2017The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Angola, Côte d'Ivoire, Libya, Norway, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Saint Lucia, South Africa, Sweden, Turkey and Uruguay.
New Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) Scheduling Practices for counselIn January 2018, the IAD will modify its scheduling practices. Instead of calling or faxing counsel directly, the IAD will email counsel with a date for a hearing or Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) conference.
National Documentation Packages Update - 30 November 201730 November 2017 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Bulgaria, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Honduras, Ireland, Japan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal and United Kingdom.
National Documentation Packages Update - 31 October 2017The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Bangladesh, Cape Verde, China, France, Guinea, Kuwait, Lithuania, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Poland, Romania, Togo and Yemen.
National Documentation Packages Update - 20 October 201720 October 2017 - The National Documentation Package for the following country has been updated: Haiti.
National Documentation Packages Update - 29 September 2017National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Albania, Chad, El Salvador, Ghana, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Netherlands, Niger, Panama, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Syria, Tanzania and Trinidad and Tobago.
National Documentation Packages Update - 31 August 2017The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Algeria, Belgium, Belize, Equatorial Guinea, Hong Kong, Hungary, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mexico, Namibia and Slovak Republic.
National Documentation Packages Update - 31 July 2017The following National Documentation Packages have been updated: Azerbaijan, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Cambodia, Croatia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Fiji, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Indonesia, Mali, Mauritania, Qatar, Moldova, Swaziland and Ukraine.
National Documentation Packages Update - 30 June 2017The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Bahrain, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Gabon, Greece, Haiti, Malawi, Mongolia, Spain, Tajikistan, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
National Documentation Packages Update - 31 May 201731 May 2017 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated:Belarus, Cuba, Finland, Gambia, Georgia, India, Italy, Montenegro, Morocco, Republic of the Congo, Serbia, Singapore, Uzbekistan and Venezuela.
National Documentation Package Update - 28 April 201728 April 2017 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Burkina Faso, Botswana, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chile, Colombia, Dominica, Guatemala, Philippines, Portugal...
Amendments to the National Documentation Packages - 31 March 201731 March 2017 - The Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (2.1) in the National Documentation Packages (NDP) for the following countries have been updated:​ Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria...
National Documentation Package Update - 31 March 201731 March 2017 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Australia, Austria, Bolivia, Burundi, Czech Republic, Israel, Nepal, Peru, Slovenia, Somalia, Sri Lanka, United States, and Thailand.
National Documentation Package Update - 28 February 201728 February 2017 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Afghanistan, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Benin, Ecuador, Iraq, Jamaica, Malaysia, Sudan, United Arab Emirates, Viet Nam and Zambia
National Documentation Package Update - 31 January 201731 January 2017 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Argentina, Armenia, Barbados, Brazil, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Germany, Iran, Kenya, Pakistan, Russia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sierra Leone …

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