Category: Venezuela

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Contraceptive shortages mean Venezuela’s people face a sexual health emergency

Health indicators that had improved over decades are coming undone as the country’s economic situation deteriorates, leaving people without access to reproductive, sexual, and HIV healthcare.

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Venezuela Prison Shootout With Police Shows Criminal Control

A recent series of shootouts with police near one of Venezuela’s most infamous prisons is a reminder of the control wielded by criminal groups from within penitentiaries and beyond, and the government’s lack of control over them.