IRB – Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (Author)
Information on the above-mentioned subject
could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.
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. Please find below the list of
sources consulted in researching this Information Request.
Africa Research Bulletin: Political,
Social and Cultural Series.
Amnesty International Report.
DIRB Country File.
Dossier: Women Living Under Muslim
The Europa World Yearbook.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service
Gambia: Profile of Asylum Claims and
Human Rights Watch World
News from Africa Watch.
Price of Honor: Muslim Women Lift the
Veil of Silence on the Islamic World.
Socio-legal Status of Muslim
United Nations Committee on the
Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) Reports.
WEP International News
Women in Muslim Family Law.
Women's International Network
On line searches of news articles.