Human Rights Watch | United States

Defending the Rights of Venezuelan Return Migrants

Conduct a rapid study on the risks faced by migrants returning to Venezuela during the COVID-19 pandemic to advocate for their rights and protection  

AWARD YEAR
2020
FUNDING AREA
Other
PROJECT LOCATION
Latin American Region
AMOUNT AWARDED
$27,000
PROJECT DURATION
12 months
Human Rights Watch

The quarantine measures associated with COVID-19 have forced many Venezuelan refugees and migrants in Latin America to consider whether to return to their country of origin. Human Rights Watch will conduct a research and communications effort to investigate the treatment of return migrants to Venezuela.