Refugee Services

Government Coalition Reaches Consensus on Refugee Access to State Benefits via Smart Card

May 5, 2024

Finally, the dispute within the Bundestag’s government coalition over the refugee payment card has been resolved. The Democratic Party and the Free Democratic Party had been at odds for many months, with states and municipalities calling for relief in refugee care amidst hopes for reduced future asylum applications. Initially, asylum seekers received a modest cash […]

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