Asylum applications and refugees on the Turks and Caicos Islands16 asylum applications by refugees were received in 2020 on the Turks and Caicos Islands - according to UNHCR. All these refugees had come from Sri Lanka. A total of 15 decisions have been made on initial applications. Which were around 67% answered positively. 33 percent of asylum applications have been rejected in the first instance. Most successful have been the applications of refugees from Sri Lanka.
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Asylum applications of foreign refugees on the Turks and Caicos IslandsThe total number of initial and continuing applications refers to the year 2020. Please note that the number of decisions (acceptations or rejections) does not have to sum up with the number of applications, because there may still have been open cases from previous years. Also they dont have to be closed within the same calendar year. In addition, asylum procedures can also be closed, if the applicant disappeared or withdrew the application.
|Sri Lanka||16||10||5||66.7 %|