Colombia has received more people fleeing Venezuela’s ongoing humanitarian, political and economic crisis than any other nation. The influx is overwhelming the country’s health-care system and inciting major health concerns.
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COVID-19 Pandemic: How HOPE is Responding
Get the latest about Project HOPE's ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Pandemic: What You Need To Know
Project HOPE teams have mobilized to respond to COVID-19, a global pandemic that has infected more than 200,000 people around the world. Get the facts about this developing story and learn more about how you can help.
On the Ground in Colombia: Q&A with Dr. Atilio
Our country representative in Colombia, Dr. Atilio Rivera-Vasquez, shares his experience of the Venezuela crisis and the greatest health challenges he’s seeing as more and more refugees and migrants arrive to Colombian hospitals in need of urgent care.
Newborn Hope: Reaching Care Across The Border
Ema’s parents traveled hundreds of miles — and across the border — to find the right diagnosis and treatment needed to save their daughter’s life.
Keeping Hope Alive for Venezuelans in Colombia
Project HOPE doctors and nurses share their experiences caring in crisis, as more and more Venezuelans arrive to Colombia in need of health services and in search of hope.
3 Portraits of Displacement: The Reality of Life as a Venezuelan Refugee
Nearly 4 million Venezuelan women, children and men have fled economic and political turmoil in their country. Thousands cross the border to Colombia every day, forging ahead into uncertainty – each with their own story and hope for a new future.