Dominican Republic

  • How to apply for asylum in the Dominican Republic

    How to apply for asylum in the Dominican Republic

    The National Refugee Commission (“CONARE” for its Spanish acronym) makes decisions on asylum claims that decide whether someone is given international refugee status, and applications are to be filed to the ONR, which is an auxiliary body of the General Directorate for Migration. All persons who, due to a well-founded fear of persecution for reasons…