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The Ministry of Justice Does Not Execute Deportation and Investigation to Encourage Foreign Nationals to be Tested and Get COVID Vaccination Equality, Migration, asylum, and trafficking

According to the Ministry of Justice, “[f]oreign nationals without a registration number (incl. illegal residents) can book their vaccination through a temporary code, which can be obtained by presenting their…

Election Management in Response to COVID-19: 21st National Assembly Elections in the Republic of Korea Governance, Voting and elections

In response to COVID-19, the National Election Commission of the Republic of Korea implemented measures to hold the National Assembly elections on April 15, 2020. Among other measures, the “courses…

NEC to Announce the Special COVID-19 Prevention Measures for the April 7th Re and By-Election Governance, Voting and elections

The National Election Commission (NEC) “announced that, they prepared the special COVID-19 prevention measures to ensure the voters’ safety for the upcoming re and by-election on the April 7th. Upon…

Amendment to the Equal Employment Opportunity and Work-Family Balance Assistance Act Children, Employment, Equality, Social-economic rights

This amendment to existing legislation extends, among other provisions, the “maximum period of family care leave” to “90 days per year, and employees may use this leave in several instances,”…

Untact Dementia Treatment System Health, Social-economic rights

Following the closure of the Seoul Metropolitan Center for Dementia as a result of COVID-19 and “to respond to emergency situations such as urgent treatment of high-risk elders,” the launch…

558.0 Trillion Won Budget Passed for 2021 Economic and fiscal policy responses, Governance

The National Assembly passed the 2021 budget which “expands COVID-19 support and other supports for national priorities by 7.5 trillion won, while cutting 5.3 trillion won in other areas.” The…