Humanitarian Assistance; UNHCR; Venezuela
Development cooperation , 17.11.2020

Humanitarian Assistance; UNHCR; Venezuela

Description

The Exodus of Venezuelan nationals continues. Of the 5.1 million refugees and migrants from Venezuela, some 4.3 million are in Latin America and the Caribbean. The refugee crisis of the Venezuela is the largest in the recent history of Latin America and the Caribbean. UNHCR provides protection and life-saving assistance and seeks to implement comprehensive solutions that promote inclusion of the Venezuelan population in national systems. Finland participated to a High-Level Donor Roundtable on Humanitarian Situation in Venezuela (10 Sept 2020) organized by the Government of Sweden. In the event, Finland announced a contribution of 0,5 MEUR through UNHCR.

Funding decision  17.11.2020

500 000 €

Target country

Venezuela

Field of activity

  • Material relief assistance and services 80%
  • Emergency food assistance 20%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

YK:n pakolaisasiain päävaltuutetun toimisto

Contact

keo-70

Code for the object of funding

46300206

ID

UHA2020-006301

Modified

30.11.2020