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A better, safer and more attractive Caribbean Netherlands
How can we create closer ties between the criminal justice chain and the immigration chain? What do we need from each other in ...
Minimum wage, social security benefits and child benefit in the Caribbean Netherlands to rise
From the 1st of July 2024, the minimum wage in the Caribbean Netherlands will be $1,750 per month. Minister Schouten (poverty ...
Study into funding of childcare in the Caribbean Netherlands
In order to ensure that the future childcare compensation is realistic and organizations can continue to provide good childcare, ...
Caribbean Netherlands entitled to a dignified social minimum
This is a press release of the Caribbean Netherlands Social Minimum Committee Not or barely having enough money to live on, never ...
More purchasing power in the Caribbean Netherlands
One in three residents in the Caribbean Netherlands lives in poverty. That is why this cabinet is allocating €30 million in 2024 ...
Increase in social relief for single persons and widows’ and orphans’ pension from the 1st of October 2023
From the 1st of October, the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment will increase the social relief for single persons who ...
New allowance for children with intensive care needs
Parents and caregivers of children aged 3 to 17 with intensive care needs in the Caribbean Netherlands are eligible for a ...
SZW invites pensioners to drop by with ID card
Pensioners who live in the Caribbean Netherlands and receive AOV or AWW are kindly requested by the RCN unit Social Affairs and ...
Start pilot for shortening application process employment and residence permit
On the 1st of July 2023, the RCN units IND, SZW and Plenchi di Trabou joined forces with Centraal Dialoog Bonaire on a pilot ...
Mischa Prinsenberg new head of the RCN unit SZW
Mischa Prinsenberg starts as head of the RCN unit Social Affairs and Employment (SZW) on the 1st of July 2023. She will help to ...