A Modest Beginning: Dominican Immigration Reform

A Modest Beginning: Dominican Immigration Reform

Dominican-Haitian inter-racial relations have experienced a measure of progress as a result of a new Dominican regulation, the Naturalization Plan Act. Signed by President Danilo…

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Troubled Haitian-Dominican Bilateral Relations Await Progress

By: Wilhelmina Agyapong, Research Associate at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs Recent events have demonstrated that disputatious bilateral issues between the Dominican Republic (DR) and…

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Denationalizing Dominicans of Haitian Ancestry? Santo Domingo's Anti-Dominican Authorities

Denationalizing Dominicans of Haitian Ancestry? Santo Domingo’s Anti-Dominican Authorities

The Constitutional Court decision that denationalizes over 250,000 Dominicans of Haitian ancestry, reaching back to include great-great grandparents born in the nation’s territory in 1929,…

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Dominican Republic – Haiti Tensions Are On The Rise

Dominican Republic – Haiti Tensions Are On The Rise

In a ruling on September 23, 2013, the Dominican Republic’s Constitutional Court (TC) stripped citizenship from Dominicans of Haitian descent, going as far back as…

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Haiti: A New “El Dorado” for Foreign Investors

Haiti: A New “El Dorado” for Foreign Investors

Haiti is currently marketing itself as a new and exciting destination for adventure travelers, members of the Haitian diaspora, and businesspeople. With nearly 1,771 kilometers…

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