Reports

Venezuelan Migrants and Refugees in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Regional Profile

The analysis sheds light on variations in the profile of migrants and refugees arriving in each country; the living conditions they experience upon arrival; and their intentions to remain, move onward to another country, or return to Venezuela. As Latin American and Caribbean countries race to contain the public-health crisis, DTM data also offer important insights into where migrants and refugees turn for health care, and how readily they have been able to access it.


IOM Guyana COVID-19 Response (April-June 2020)

During the months of April to June, Guyana recorded a total number of 248 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with 12 deaths and 116 recoveries. With 2634 tests conducted with 2386 being negative, 16 persons remain in individual quarantine and 2 in ICU. Guyana has a an overall population of 779,004 persons.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (January 5, 2020)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin.

Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Matamoros Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala, to those migrants who migrated in organized massive groups (also known as caravans).

At January 5, 2020, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,131 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 338 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (December 15, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin. Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala, to those migrants who migrated in organized massive groups (also known as caravans). At December 15, 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,128 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 338 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (December 8, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin. Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala, to those migrants who migrated in organized massive groups (also known as caravans). At December 8, 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,107 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 334 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (December 1, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin. Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala, to those migrants who migrated in organized massive groups (also known as caravans). At December 1, 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,102 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 334 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.
 


Migration Trends in Central America, North America and the Caribbean (November 2019)

Information on apprehensions, returns, extra-regional migrants, migration in the region, missing migrants, and remittances. 


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (November 10, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin. Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato to those migrants in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala. At November 10 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,040 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 315 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (November 7, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin.

Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato to those migrants in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala. At November 7 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,036 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 313 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (October 31, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin. Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato to those migrants in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala. At October 31  2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,020 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents,


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (October 17, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve thevoluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin.

Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato to those migrants in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala. At October 17 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,000¹ people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents,


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (October 10, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin.

Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato to those migrants in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala. At October 10, 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 2,003 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 303 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


The Bahamas Sitrep (September 25, 2019)

Three weeks after Hurricane Dorian hit The Bahamas, the international humanitarian community, local NGOs and the private sector, under the leadership of the Government of Bahamas, continue to address emergency needs of those affected. According to the Government’s National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), the official death count is 53 and the number of missing persons is 608, down from 1,300 (as of 24 September 2019). These figures are subject to change as the Coalitions of Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) operations continue and the missing person list is cross-checked with shelter lists.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (September 19, 2019)

IOM’s Assisted Voluntary Return Program aims to achieve the voluntary, orderly and humane return of migrants who can not or do not want to stay in their countries of transit or destination and wish to return voluntarily to their country of origin.

Since November 4, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance in Mexico City, Tapachula, Tijuana, Ciudad Juarez, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Piedras Negras, Celaya, Saltillo, Guadalajara and Guanajuato to those migrants in Mexico, and Tecun Uman in Guatemala. At September 19, 2019, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 1,930 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, and 282 are accompanied migrant children and adolescents.


Sitrep - Assisted Voluntary Return Program (September 12, 2019)

Since November 4th, 2018, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to migrants in transit from Central American in Mexico and Guatemala. Up to September 12th, IOM has provided Voluntary Return Assistance to 1905 people, 107 of which are unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents.