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Guyana Fact Sheet, July - August 2022


Guyana hosts 24,500 refugees and migrants from Venezuela, as well as 198 refugees and asylum seekers from other nationalities, including Cubans and Haitians.

UNHCR, in coordination with the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security and partner HIAS, assisted 20 Venezuelan Waraos with protection needs who travelled from Region 2 to Georgetown for support.

The Government continues issuing stay permits to Venezuelans upon arrival.
The permit is valid for six months and requires periodic renewal.