Essentially, our geographic location that’s nestled between South and North America coupled with our porous borders which have significantly impacted the type of crime that occurs and the frequency of such crimes. In this article, we will explore how our geographical location makes us a hotspot for illegal international activity and how that has trickled down into our society, creating an environment that no longer looks like a paradise.
Populations all over the world are not healthy but they are progressing towards recovery, some faster than others. And why is that?
Due to Trinidad and Tobago’s proximity to the crisis-stricken nation, we have experienced a significant amount of legal and illegal immigration of Venezuelans that are fleeing the exponentially deteriorating way of life in their native land. The mass migration of Venezuelans has now shown that they are one of the single largest population groups displaced from their home.
The rule of the people means that citizens control their country and how their country is governed instead of a ruling monarchy or dictatorship. This “rule” does not only apply around election time but the Government has a responsibility to be accountable to the citizens.