On November 13th and 14th the annual AWOK (Ambtelijk Wetgevingsoverleg Koninkrijksrelaties) meeting was held at Simpson Bay Resort and Marina.
During this two-day meeting, legislative lawyers from Aruba, Curaçao, the Netherlands and Sint Maarten came together to discuss various topics regarding the countries’ legislative matters.
The AWOK members convene two times per year, whereby one meeting is held on a different Caribbean island. This year’s AWOK was organized by the Department of Legal Affairs & Legislation.
PHOTO CUTLINE: L to R - Djurick Comenentia (Curacao), Henk-Martijn Breunese (Netherlands), Caroline Gibbes (AWOK Secretary Sint Maarten), Carlos Guiamo (Aruba), Jennifer Fer (Curacao), Jan Willem van Rossem (Netherlands), Gilbert de Windt (Legislative Lawyer Sint Maarten) and Marja Strootman (Netherlands).