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Venezuelan migrants in Colombia under lockdown 6

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posted on 2022-11-29, 13:59 authored by Carlos Ibarra-RivadeneiraCarlos Ibarra-Rivadeneira

Julibeth is a Venezuelan preschool teacher who was forced to migrate to Colombia due to hardship. She left behind her husband and two children and now travels between Colombia and Venezuela to bring supplies for her family. This is a text with her own words and a screenshot of funny moments she shares on social media.


This material is part of the Covid Chronicles from the Margins project, funded by The Open University and the International Institute of Social Studies in the Hague. The project aims to highlight the impact of the pandemic on refugees, asylum seekers and undocumented migrants.