Policy Update

Spain to provide €50 million in humanitarian assistance to Venezuela

During a trip to Colombia and Cuba, Josep Borrell, the Spanish minister of foreign affairs, European Union and cooperation, announced a €50 million (US$56 million) pledge for the next three years to respond to the refugee and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela.

Borrell also took the opportunity to meet with representatives of the Colombian peace negotiations, underlining the Spanish government’s strong support for the peacekeeping operations.  

Press release – Cooperación Española (in Spanish)