UNHCR and IOM celebrate the commitment of the international community to mobilize funds for refugees and migrants from Venezuela

Joint UNHCR/IOM press release

17 Jun 2021

UNHCR, IOM, aid partners call for urgent support to refugees and migrants from Venezuela and their hosts

Joint UNHCR-IOM Press Release

15 Jun 2021

Southern hemisphere winter increases hardship for displaced Venezuelans

9 Jun 2021

Southern winter spells trouble for Venezuelan refugees and migrants

In the southern half of South America, plummeting temperatures bring additional hardships for those living on the streets, adding to the misery brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

9 Jun 2021

Venezuelan boxer sees Olympic hopes rekindled

The IOC Refugee Athlete Scholarship has given a young boxer the support he needs to train in hopes of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics – something that just months ago looked all but impossible.

3 Jun 2021

Brazil's policies boost inclusion of Venezuelans, but challenges remain

Joint UNHCR/World Bank Press Release

18 May 2021

Across Latin America, displaced people receive the COVID-19 jab

Latin America is among the regions hardest hit by the coronavirus. But now, in countries such as Guyana, Ecuador and Peru, refugees in priority groups are among those getting the vaccine.

30 Apr 2021

Relocations in Brazil offer dignity and hope to thousands of Venezuelans

Joint UNHCR/IOM Press Release

20 Apr 2021

Pandemic deepens hunger for displaced people the world over

With COVID-19 lockdowns depriving many of jobs and income, increasing numbers of refugees and asylum-seekers are going hungry.

31 Mar 2021