Q&A: Protecting the people in the center of Venezuela's humanitarian disaster

It took a while for the international community to recognize the reality of Venezuela's humanitarian crisis. Now, with the country in the grip of widespread shortages, experts are detailing lessons that can be learned from the experience. Devex talked with Marianella Herrera-Cuenca, director of the Venezuelan Health Observatory, who shed light on the situation.

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  • Jennifer Ehidiamen

    Jennifer Ehidiamen is a Nigerian writer who is passionate about communications and journalism. She has worked as a reporter and communications consultant for different organizations in Nigeria and overseas. She has an undergraduate degree in mass communication from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Lagos, and M.A. in business and economics from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York. In 2014, she founded Rural Reporters (www.ruralreporters.com) with the goal of amplifying underreported news and issues affecting rural communities.