July 29, 2021

The UN figures at 3 million Venezuelan refugees and migrants in the world

The UN figures at 3 million Venezuelan refugees and migrants in the world



The number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants in the world has reached three million, as jointly announced today by the United Nations Agency for Refugees (UNHCR) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

The two organizations indicated that, according to data from national migration authorities and other sources, the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean host 2.4 million Venezuelan refugees and migrants, while the other 600,000 are distributed in other regions, according to a statement. .

Colombia has the largest number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants, more than one million, followed by Peru with half a million, Ecuador, with more than 220,000, Argentina with 130,000, Chile with more than 100,000 and Brazil with 85,000, specify both UN agencies .

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