Venezuela - Factsheets

February 2021

  • Through the end of February a total of 151,960 individuals (55% female and 45% male) benefited from better access to safe shelter, energy and / or basic equipment in ten states and Distrito Capital. Partner efforts were mostly channelled towards interventions at the community level and included the installation of 23 Refugee Housing Units (RHUs) in community centres in Apure (3), Falcón (6), Sucre (9) and Táchira (5) states.
  • 24 partners
  • $45.0 M (0%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.4 M / 0.2 M people in need / targeted / reached

January 2021

  • Through January 2021 a total of 87,091 individuals (59% female and 41% male) benefited from better access to safe shelter, energy and / or basic equipment in nine states and Distrito Capital. Partner efforts were channelled towards interventions at the community level, including the installation of 17 Refugee Housing Units (RHUs) in community centres in Falcón, Sucre, and Táchira states.
  • 24 partners
  • $45.0 M (0%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.4 M / 87 091 people in need / targeted / reached

December 2020

  • During 2020, the Cluster, through partners organisations, benefited a total of 515,395 people (33% children, 39% adult females, and 28% adult males) who received assistance to improve their shelter conditions, access to energy/electricity, and/or received assistance through NFI distributions.
  • 24 partners
  • $42.5 M (4%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 0.5 M people in need / targeted / reached

November 2020

  • The cluster, through partner organisations, benefited 22,894 people (55% female and 45% male) in November who received assistance to improve their shelter conditions, access to energy/electricity, and/or received assistance through NFI distributions. Part of the assistance provided was channelled towards individuals and families affected by severe flooding.
  • 24 partners
  • $42.5 M (4%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 0.4 M people in need / targeted / reached

October 2020

  • The cluster, through partner organisations, benefited 143,603 people in October 2020 who received assistance to improve their shelter conditions, access to energy/electricity, and/or received assistance through NFI distributions. Given the heavy rains registered in October, which have compromised the access to safe shelter for thousands of families, part of the assistance provided was channelled towards those states affected by severe flooding.
  • 24 partners
  • $42.5 M (4%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 0.4 M people in need / targeted / reached

September 2020

  • The Government of Venezuela (GoV) extended the State of Alarm through 13 October 2020, which also included nationwide quarantine measures and limited mobility among states and municipalities, with over 75,100 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Venezuela as of 30 September 2020.
  • 24 partners
  • $42.5 M (1%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 0.3 M people in need / targeted / reached

August 2020

  • Through August 2020, a total of 17,896 individuals (56% female and 44% male) benefited from better access to safe shelter, energy or basic NFIs in seven states, including Zulia (10,539), Bolívar (3,276), Apure (1,993) and Amazonas (1,475). Most of the activities were focused on the COVID-19 pandemic response, whilst a small percentage of the response covered prioritised communities and individuals with specific needs.
  • 24 partners
  • $42.5 M (1%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 0.2 M people in need / targeted / reached

June 2020

  • During the second quarter of 2020, the Shelter Cluster, through member organisations, reached a total of 110,088 beneficiaries.
  • 22 partners
  • $36.0 M (0%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 0.1 M people in need / targeted / reached

April 2020

  • In April 2020, the Shelter, Energy and NFI Cluster reached, through partner organisations, 15,995 beneficiaries with a coverage of three states: Apure (8,093), Táchira (7,615), and Zulia (287). Since the beginning of the year, a total of 53,589 people benefitted with a coverage of six states and Distrito Capital.
  • 22 partners
  • $36.0 M (0%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 53 589 people in need / targeted / reached

March 2020

  • The important dynamics of human mobility in country in search of better living conditions have been constantly increasing since last year, with an increased pressure to access the limited basic services (including energy and electricity) and secure livelihoods. In response to the COVID-19 emergency, which is having a global impact in most countries worldwide, Venezuela activated the social quarantine from 16 March 2020 onwards.
  • 22 partners
  • $36.0 M (0%) required (funded)
  • 1.4 M / 1.1 M / 37 594 people in need / targeted / reached