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Refugee Buddy

You have arrived in the Netherlands and are hoping to build a new life here.

You know very well what you left behind when you fled your country. But you are insecure about what the futures holds. The country, the people, the language, the procedures: they are all new and unknown to you.
With this Refugee Buddy App Red Cross the Netherlands tries to provide up to date and relevant information to refugees and asylum seekers in the Netherlands.

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​Download the

Refugee Buddy app

here (only for Android):



​At this app you will find information on the asylum procedure, health care,
education, work and more. Hopefully this will make it easier to find your
way in this country and find answers to your questions.
Please share this information with refugees who don’t have access to this app.
And if you have any
suggestions or comments to make this app better,
please let us know.

You can reach us at: refugeebuddy@redcross.nl.
We will do our best to answer your email asap. Like you would expect of a ´buddy´.


Inge Brakman
President of Red Cross the Netherlands

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