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Governor in Council Decision-Maker Recruitment Campaign
The IRB has launched a Governor in Council (GIC) decision-maker recruitment campaign to fill decision-maker positions in the Refugee Appeal Division and the Immigration Appeal Division.

Notice - Immigration and Refugee Board's Response to Situation in Nepal - Affected Cases at the Immigration Appeal Division
In response to the situation arising from the devastating earthquake in Nepal, the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada Immigration Appeal Division will consider prioritizing the processing of certain appeals.

Policy and Procedures on Security Screening Measures
The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada has issued a policy and associated procedures on security screening measures.

Security Measures at Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada Offices
Additional security measures will be implemented at the Board's offices.

News for Counsel

The Immigration Appeal Division Issues Notice Introducing Administrative Changes to Appeal ProcessThe Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) has issued a notice introducing three administrative changes to the IAD appeal process.
Governor in Council Decision-Maker Recruitment CampaignThe IRB has launched a Governor in Council (GIC) decision-maker recruitment campaign to fill decision-maker positions in the Refugee Appeal Division and the Immigration Appeal Division.
Revised Remuneration Schedule for Designated RepresentativesThe Revised Remuneration Schedule for Designated Representatives will come into effect on April 1, 2015.
Notice of prohibition – Artem DjukicArtem Djukic is prohibited from representing or advising any person in connection with any proceeding before the IRB while his paralegal licence is under suspension.

Notices

National Documentation Package Update - June 30, 201530 June 2015 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Cyprus, Djibouti, Gabon, Georgia, Greece, Haiti, Malawi, Mongolia, Slovak Republic, Spain, Turkey, Uganda, Zimbabwe.
National Documentation Package Update - May 29, 201529 May 2015 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Belarus, Cuba, Finland, Gambia, India, Italy, Montenegro, Morocco, Republic of Congo, Serbia, Singapore, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Venezuela.
National Documentation Package Update - April 30, 201530 April 2015 - The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chile, Colombia, Congo, Democratic Republic of, Dominica, Guatemala...

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