Workshop focuses on statelessness in the Caribbean — World Council of Churches

A regional training workshop, “Statelessness in the Caribbean Context: Prevention, Reduction and Protection,” was held from 6-9 May in Willemstad, Curacao.

Nearly 30 participants from the Caribbean region – including Barbados, Curaçao, Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, and Suriname – as well as North America gathered with global experts on statelessness at the the United Protestant Church in Curaçao.

They were determined to raise awareness about the issue of statelessness, its implications on the livelihood of individuals, families and communities, and attempt to discern possible avenues of ecumenical collaboration to address this challenge that affects the lives of millions worldwide.

“The Caribbean and North America Council for Mission (CANACOM) over…

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