Solidarity Conference Calls for Action as Venezuelans Depart in Droves

Oct 23, 2019

Brussels - The dramatic flight of millions of Venezuelans has resulted in one of the direst displacement crises in the world and the largest in the recent history of the region. Nearly 80 per cent of the approximately 4.5 million Venezuelans who left their country have remained in Latin America or the Caribbean.

Juan (26) and Genesys (29) carry their daughter across the Simon Bolivar International Bridge that connects Colombia and Venezuela.  Photo: Muse Mohammed/IOM