Capital Rainbow Refuge: Queer Refugee Hearings Program Toolkit

Banner of the Queer Refugee Hearings Program ToolkitCreated by Ottawa-based Capital Rainbow Refuge, this toolkit aims to assist individuals claiming refugee protection based on SOGIESC by: Learning about the refugee claim process in Canada based on SOGIESC; Writing a complete and correct narrative about their life experiences; Collecting evidence that may best support their claims; and Addressing common misunderstandings about SOGIESC refugee claims in Canada.

The QRHP Toolkit is free and available in EnglishFrenchSpanish, and Arabic. You can download the complete Toolkit, or specific sections. There is also an interactive version available on a safe and secure online platform.