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Story | June 17, 2022

“We are tired and desperate”: Stories from families who survived the Darién Gap

In 2022, most migrants crossing the Darien Gap are Venezuelans—a shift from 2021, which saw a majority of Haitians risking the dangerous journey from Colombia to Panama.

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News | May 19, 2022

Dire reception conditions and a lack of emergency medical care for migrants arriving in Panama

MSF repeats its calls for safe routes between Colombia and Panama and urgent medical care for victims of sexual violence at the first point of arrival.

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San Vicente migration centre

Story | May 06, 2022

Though fewer people are making the crossing to Panama, the Darién Gap is as dangerous as ever

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Lajas Blancas Immigration Reception Station

News | March 17, 2022

Peru: Venezuelan migrants struggle to survive

Responding to the medical needs amid a massive displacement crisis

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Venezuelan Migrants in Peru

Story | September 17, 2021

Surviving sexual violence in the Darién Gap

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Bajo Chiquito

Story | August 19, 2021

The Darién Gap: “The most dangerous place I’ve seen”

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Bajo Chiquito

Story | August 05, 2021

The Darién Gap: "A nightmare with 1,001 demons"

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Bajo Chiquito

Story | July 15, 2021

The Darién Gap: “A dangerous, inhumane route”

Written testimony of a 51-year-old Cuban woman

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Darien survivor letter illustration 1

Story | May 27, 2021

Colombia: Responding to conflict and displacement in Nariño

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Violence in Nariño, Colombia

Story | April 30, 2021

Mexico: Migrants from around the world remain stranded in Reynosa

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Migrants gather around a table

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