Around 5.4 million refugees are projected to have fled Venezuela by the end of 2019 – yet the international response to address the crisis has so far been weak. Cynthia J. Arnson, the Director of the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Latin American Program, makes a passionate plea for addressing the crisis, noting that the growing humanitarian crisis is taking a toll on Venezuela’s neighbors that the international community will soon no longer be able to ignore. Her entreaty is essential reading for all with an interest in the region.
About the Author
Cynthia J. Arnson is Director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center.