IRB – Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (Author)
Please consult the attachments, provided by
the Embassy of Ecuador, for translated excerpts of the relevant
legislation pertaining to divorce and custody of children.
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.
Embassy of Ecuador in Canada, Ottawa. 11
July 1996. Letter and excerpts from the Civil Code and Children's
Code of Ecuador received by the DIRB. Translated by the
Multilingual Translation Directorate of the Department of Public
Works and Government Services Canada.