IRB – Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (Autor)
For information on COTRAPORCHI and on the
treatment of its members in Valparaíso, please consult the
attached 21 August 1997 letter signed by COTRAPORCHI's president,
treasurer and secretary.
This Response was prepared after
researching publicly accessible information currently available to
the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does
not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular
claim to refugee status or asylum.
Chilean Confederation of Dockworkers,
Stevedores and Allied Workers (COTRAPORCHI), Valparaíso. 21
August 1997. Letter translated by Public Works and Government
Services, Translation Bureau, Hull.