The US continues to facilitate the provision of food, clean water, and health services, and has authorized sanctions exemptions for certain humanitarian organizations. We remain committed to helping the people of Venezuela overcome Maduro’s manmade crisis.
It's International #SafeAbortionDay , but policies like the #GlobalGagRule are endangering people in crisis. Women fleeing Venezuela and seeking refuge in Colombia now have less access to the essential health services they need b/c of the Global Gag Rule.
▶️ Psychiatric wards feeling brunt of Venezuela's health crisis
"Women are getting pregnant and don't have options:" As Venezuela's crisis deepens, women are bearing the brunt of the nation's upheaval. Health professionals say access to contraceptives remains sporadic.
Venezuela used to be one of the most peaceful countries in Latin America. Now, homicide rates are soaring, and it's created a public health crisis of epic proportions.
Venezuela's soaring murder rate has plunged the nation into a public health crisis. @jm_aburto
. shares her family’s experience of the health care crisis in Venezuela, which is now comparable to that of the poorest nations in the world. "So many more will die. A part of me died here, too." (1/6)