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  1. 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 ...

    News item | 09-11-2023 | 00:00

  2. 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 ...

    News item | 27-10-2023 | 17:23

  3. 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, ...

    News item | 18-10-2023 | 00:00

  4. 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 ...

    News item | 06-10-2023 | 15:58

  5. 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 ...

    News item | 21-09-2023 | 03:45

  6. 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 ...

    News item | 15-09-2023 | 16:50

  7. 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 ...

    News item | 21-08-2023 | 21:07

  8. 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 ...

    News item | 10-07-2023 | 22:06

  9. 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 ...

    News item | 04-07-2023 | 20:59

  10. 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 ...

    News item | 19-06-2023 | 21:38