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By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Call for humane refugee policy

WILLEMSTAD - A group of concerned citizens is worried about the way in which Curaçao deals with refugees. In an appeal they ask the government for a more humane policy towards those who try to come to the island More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Venezuelan Parliament: “Curaçao must take in refugees”

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - The Venezuelan Parliament, appointed by President Nicolas Maduro, has called on Curaçao to grant asylum to a group of boat refugees. Parliamentarian Luis Stefanelli said to speak on behalf More...

UNHCR
By Edition On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
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Exact numbers Venezuelan refugees according to the UNHCR

WILLEMSTAD - In a correspondence with Curaçao Chronicle, the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) indicated that a growing number of Venezuelans continue to leave their country. According to public estimates in More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
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Once again Coast Guard arrests undocumented Venezuelans

WILLEMSTAD - During the early hours today, the Dash-8 of the Coast Guard Curaçao signaled a suspicious movement on the sea east of the island. The Super RHIB was immediately dispatched to investigate. It was around More...

new citizens
By Edition On Thursday, April 14th, 2016
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105 new citizens and one refugee

WILLEMSTAD - Curacao has 105 new citizens. Lawful citizens with a Dutch passport. Yesterday they were received by the Governor of Curaçao Her Excellency Lucille George-Wout. Sadly the only refugee in Curaçao from More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016
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Networking by refugees

Last month, a Time-magazine reporter published the following account from a Greek island. “Mustafa Arnab’s hands were cold and shook as he tore away the thin plastic film protecting his smartphone. He had spent More...