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Amid rising Venezuelan immigration to Colombia, a migrant walks along a street in Bogota. A Venezuelan migrant, cradling a baby, walks along a street in Bogota, Colombia, April 4, 2019 (AP photo by Fernando Vergara).

Will Colombia’s Generous Attitude Toward Venezuelan Migrants Last?

Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019

Colombian President Ivan Duque has announced a generous policy toward Venezuelan refugees in Colombia, including giving citizenship to children born in Colombia. With Venezuelan immigration likely to continue, though, Colombia needs to begin thinking about the migrants' long-term needs.

Editor’s Note: This article is part of an ongoing series on immigration and integration policy around the world. ...

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