Economic turmoil and civil unrest have led to the displacement of a large part of the Venezuelan population to neighbouring countries, including Brazil. The Northern Brazilian State of Roraima has been in the epicentre of these dynamics with a notable increase of Venezuelan migrants and asylum seekers since the end of 2017. While tens of thousands of Venezuelans have transitioned through Roraima aiming for southern Brazil and neighbouring countries, many vulnerable groups have stayed behind and settle both in managed sites as well as among host communities in urban and rural settings.
In April 2018, IMPACT deployed REACH to Brazil to support information management efforts in the humanitarian response to the situation in Roraima, in partnership with UNHCR. REACH has conducted a number of assessments aiming at filling information gaps on the living conditions and needs of migrants and asylum seekers in Roraima state.
Clashes between the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) broke out on 15 April 2023. Fighting has been concentrated in densely populated urban centres, starting in Khartoum but quickly spreading across the country. These clashes have triggered waves of forced displacement, both internally as well as to neighbouring countries, including Central […]
As of the 14 of March 2023, this thread has been archived. To see future updates on Syria, see our latest news section and for more information products, check out our REACH Syria page Two powerful earthquakes struck south-eastern Türkiye within a span of 12 hours on the 6th of February. The first, with a […]
Today marks International Women’s Day, an annual global event intended to celebrate women’s achievements while also calling for greater gender equality and equity. To commemorate the milestone this year, we explored the application of gender-inclusive approaches in humanitarian research, specifically needs assessments that are conducted with representatives from crisis-affected communities in the world’s largest humanitarian […]
As an homage to the victims of the Kouré attack of August 2020, a shared project to build a school has been set up with families of the victims. It is implemented by ACTED, IMPACT and Léo Pour Le Monde. Since October 3rd, the school welcomes 180 pupils in middle school, and from Year 2 […]
The COP27 climate summit kicked off this week in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. As parties to the climate change treaty gather to review annual progress on reducing carbon emissions, one key issue at the forefront for many activists is the impact the climate crisis is having on poorer countries. These nations bear the brunt of erratic […]
IMPACT Initiatives, notably via its REACH, AGORA, and PANDA initiatives, is increasingly committing research efforts to inform the aid community on how to tackle climate risk. The objective? To identify evidence-based solutions that can be applied in fragile contexts to strengthen the resilience of communities. How? By conducting scientifically robust risk assessments, working with local actors to develop a better understanding of risk, and building local analytical and communication capacities.
As of the 6 of October 2022, this thread has been archived. To see future updates on Ukraine, see our latest news section and for more information products, check out our REACH Ukraine page FIRST 100 DAYS OF THE UKRAINE WAR As conflict in Ukraine continues, the gravity of the humanitarian situation is clear. People […]
REACH Brasil Evaluación Basada en Área (EBA) en Boa Vista, Roraima. Apresentação de resultados chaves (Português)
REACH Brasil - Perfil de Área - Evaluación Basada en Área (EBA) en Boa Vista, Roraima (Noviembre 2022) Español
REACH Brasil - Avaliação Baseada em Área (ABA) em Boa Vista, Roraima - Relatório da Área de Avaliada (Novembro 2022, Português)
REACH Brasil Evaluación Basada en Área (EBA) Data set encuesta de hogar (Octubre 2022)
REACH Brasil Evaluación Basada en Área (EBA) Análisis cualitativo Grupos focales de discusión (Octubre 2022)
REACH Brasil Evaluación Basada en Área (EBA) en Boa Vista, Roraima. Presentación final de resultados (Español)
REACH Brasil Términos de Referencia Evaluación Basada en Área en Boa Vista, Roraima (Agosto 2022)
Profiles of Venezuelan PoCs in Pacaraima, Brazil - July 2019
Venezuelan Migration in Brazil: Socioeconomic and Vulnerability Profiling of Venezuelan PoCs in Pacaraima, Boa Vista, and Manaus - Brazil, July 2019
Profiles of Venezuelan PoCs in Boa Vista, Brazil - July 2019
Profiles of Venezuelan PoCs in Manaus, Brazil - July 2019