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Asylum-seekers from Venezuela 2014-17

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Asylum-seekers from Venezuela 2014-17 JSON 
133,574
Last updated 10 Feb 2018
Source - Government 
Asylum-Seekers 2014 - 17 JSON 
Asylum-seekers from Venezuela JSON 
In some countries, individual records may relate to a case (group of individuals) and not just that of an individual alone.
Location name Source Data date Population
Argentina Government 10 Feb 2018
  0.1%
197
Aruba Government 19 Sep 2017
  0.0%
12
Brazil Government 10 Feb 2018
  16.7%
22,357
Canada Government 6 Dec 2017
  1.4%
1,847
Chile Government 10 Feb 2018
  1.2%
1,607
Costa Rica Government 10 Feb 2018
  3.7%
5,007
Curaçao Government 10 Feb 2018
  0.1%
125
Ecuador Government 10 Feb 2018
  1.3%
1,739
Mexico Government 10 Feb 2018
  3.4%
4,516
Panama Government 6 Dec 2017
  2.8%
3,744
Peru Government 10 Feb 2018
  15.6%
20,848
Spain Government 10 Feb 2018
  9.2%
12,305
Trinidad and Tobago Government 24 Oct 2017
  0.3%
462
United States of America Government 10 Feb 2018
  44.0%
58,764
Uruguay Government 10 Feb 2018
  0.0%
44


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    Situation Update December

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    Situation Update December
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    Situation Update November

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    Situation Update November
    Published: 30 November 2017 (2 months ago)
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    Situation Update October

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    Situation Update October
    Published: 15 November 2017 (3 months ago)
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    Venezuela Situation Fact Sheet

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    Venezuela Situation Fact Sheet
    Published: 28 October 2017 (3 months ago)
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    Situation Update September 2017

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    Situation Update September 2017
    Published: 11 October 2017 (4 months ago)
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    Venezuela Situation Fact Sheet

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    Venezuela Situation Fact Sheet
    Published: 28 October 2017 (3 months ago)
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    Venezuela factsheet

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    Venezuela factsheet
    Published: 1 March 2017 (11 months ago)
    Uploaded: 9 May 2017 (9 months ago)
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    El ACNUR en Venezuela

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    El Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Refugiados
    Published: 1 January 2017 (1 year ago)
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    Situation Update December

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    Situation Update December
    Published: 31 January 2018 (22 days ago)
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    Situation Update November

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    Situation Update November
    Published: 30 November 2017 (2 months ago)
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    Situation Update October

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    Situation Update October
    Published: 15 November 2017 (3 months ago)
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    Situation Update August 2017

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    Situation Update August 2017
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    Situation Update September 2017

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    Situation Update September 2017
    Published: 11 October 2017 (4 months ago)
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  • Alternative Legal Stay* JSON 
    350,861
    Last updated 10 Feb 2018
    Source - Government 
    Alternative Legal Stay* JSON 
    Location name Source Data date Population
    Argentina Government 24 Nov 2017
      11.7%
    40,884
    Brazil Government 10 Feb 2018
      2.4%
    8,470
    Chile Government 10 Feb 2018
      24.1%
    84,479
    Colombia Government 10 Feb 2018
      19.6%
    68,734
    Costa Rica Government 24 Nov 2017
      1.6%
    5,600
    Ecuador Government 10 Feb 2018
      14.4%
    50,502
    Mexico Government 10 Feb 2018
      4.6%
    16,220
    Panama Government 10 Feb 2018
      13.9%
    48,900
    Peru Government 10 Feb 2018
      7.1%
    25,000
    Uruguay Government 24 Nov 2017
      0.6%
    2,072


    *A number of countries in the region have in place arrangements, outside the asylum system, for Venezuelans to reside for an extended period (one to two years), with access to work and social services. These arrangements include temporary residence permits, labour migration visas, humanitarian visas, and regional visa agreements, including MERCOSUR and UNASUR.
      Links
    ACNUR - Venezuela
    ACNUR - Venezuela website
    ACNUR Brasil
    ACNUR Brasil website
    ACNUR Perú
    ACNUR Perú
    ACNUR UNHCR Colombia
    UNHCR Colombia
    ACNUR UNHCR Ecuador
    UNHCR Ecuador
      Highlights
    The Caribbean islands are receiving increasing numbers of Venezuelans, with around 60,000 living in Trinidad and Tobago, Curacao and Aruba.
    15 Nov 2017
    81,000 Venezuelans have entered Peru between January – July 2017, 60% entered through the northern border crossing of Tumbes.
    15 Nov 2017
    It is estimated that between 20,000 to 30,000 Venezuelans currently live in Brazil. Over 11,800 asylum applications have been lodged in 2017 and 932 temporary residence permits issued.
    10 Oct 2017
    Over 1,500 Venezuelans have applied for asylum in Ecuador. More than 62,000 are estimated to live in the country, of whom some 40% have obtained temporary residence permits.
    10 Oct 2017
    At least 60,000 Venezuelans are estimated to be disbursed across several countries in the Southern Caribbean, including (but not limited to) Aruba, Curacao and Trinidad and Tobago. Some 370 have registered as asylum-seekers since 2014; followed by Curacao with 70 and Aruba, with around a dozen seeking asylum.
    10 Oct 2017
    Considering the evolving situation in Venezuela, it is projected that people will continue to leave the country and UNHCR is stepping up the response accordingly
    07 Sep 2017
      News
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    ACNUR hace un llamado a la solidaridad hacia las personas venezolanas y lanza la campaña “Somos Panas Colombia”

    ACNUR Américas, 20 Dec 2017

    En el Día Internacional de la Solidaridad Humana, ACNUR invita a construir una cultura solidaria y unir esfuerzos para generar un entorno favorable a la presencia de personas venezolanas en Colombia; un día que pone en el centro a la persona: el mismo propósito de la campaña “Somos Panas Colombia”. ... Read more

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    Solicitantes de refúgio contarão com intérpretes nas entrevistas em Brasília

    Acnur Brasil, 15 Dec 2017

    As entrevistas de solicitação de refúgio no Brasil contarão com uma ajuda extra em 2018. Um banco de intérpretes está disponível para inscrições de qualquer cidadão que tenha conhecimento avançado em outros idiomas e que tenha disponibilidade de horário. O trabalho voluntário é resultado de acordo d... Read more

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    Arte e ativismo: Venezuelanas e brasileiras grafitam muro pelo fim da violência de gênero

    ACNUR Brasil, 08 Dec 2017

    Em Roraima, mulheres se unem para pintar imagens e mensagens de união e empoderamento como parte das atividades dos 16 Dias de Ativismo pelo Fim da Violência Contra as Mulheres. Read more

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    Venezuelanos em Roraima começam a receber doações arrecadadas no Rio de Janeiro

    ACNUR Brasil, 17 Nov 2017

    O abrigo localizado em Boa Vista, onde se encontram cerca de 500 venezuelanos, migrantes e solicitantes de refugio não-indígenas, foi a primeira unidade a receber parte dos donativos encaminhados pelo estado do Rio de Janeiro. Read more

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    Grateful Colombian refugee opens home to Venezuelans in need

    UNHCR, 31 Aug 2017

    Angelica Lamos Ballesteros, 51, was welcomed in Venezuela when gun-toting guerrillas forced her from her home in Colombia’s mountainous Norte de Santander department. Now back in Colombia, she has opened her home to Venezuelans in their hour of need. Read more

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    Respuesta humanitaria ante llegada de personas en necesidad de protección internacional provenientes del Catatumbo colombiano al estado Zulia

    UNHCR, 14 Feb 2017

    La red nacional de protección liderada por el Gobierno de Venezuela, con la cooperación del ACNUR, asiste a las personas afectadas que se encuentran en 3 comunidades del sector “El Cruce”. CARACAS, Venezuela, 14 de Febrero de 2017 (ACNUR) –Desde el pasado 11 de febrero un grupo de personas cruzó ... Read more

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