UNHCR and IOM celebrate the commitment of the international community to mobilize funds for refugees and migrants from Venezuela
Joint UNHCR/IOM press release
UNHCR, IOM, aid partners call for urgent support to refugees and migrants from Venezuela and their hosts
Joint UNHCR-IOM Press Release
Southern hemisphere winter increases hardship for displaced Venezuelans
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.
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.
Brazil's policies boost inclusion of Venezuelans, but challenges remain
Joint UNHCR/World Bank Press Release
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.
Relocations in Brazil offer dignity and hope to thousands of Venezuelans
Joint UNHCR/IOM Press Release
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.