Somos Panas Colombia, a campaign of solidarity with Venezuelans

The Somos Panas Colombia campaign is an initiative of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), which was born as a response to the difficult economic, social and political situation in Venezuela, which has forced its citizens to emigrate from the territory. According to Migración Colombia to date, the country has been the recipient of more than 1 million Venezuelans seeking a better life opportunity. Continue reading “Somos Panas Colombia, a campaign of solidarity with Venezuelans”

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Angelina Jolie traveled to Peru to learn about the situation of Venezuelan migrants

Actress Angelina Jolie as Special Envoy of UNHCR is in Peru to carry out an official visit this week. Peru is one of the countries that has received a greater number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants. The exodus of Venezuelans is the largest people movement in the recent history of Latin America. Continue reading “Angelina Jolie traveled to Peru to learn about the situation of Venezuelan migrants”

High Commissioner of UNHCR visited Cúcuta to know the situation of the Venezuelan refugees

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi visited the city of Cúcuta, in Colombia, where many Venezuelans arrive who need assistance. All that is known as Marnejis and Álvis, a couple of displaced Colombians who give shelter and food to newly arrived Venezuelans, which was described as “a true example of solidarity from the community.” Continue reading “High Commissioner of UNHCR visited Cúcuta to know the situation of the Venezuelan refugees”