Daily Archives: Sunday, 21 November 2021, 12:31

Children’s rights NGO welcomes govt’s emergency response to malnourished children

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 November 2021, 12:39 by Denis Chabrol The non-governmental children’s welfare organisation, Blossom, on Sunday welcomed government’s medical assistance to dozens of sick and malnourished Venezuelan Indigenous Warrau children living on the edge of the Port Kaituma River. “I’m very happy that the Warrau people are receiving the support that they need,” said Head of Blossom, ...

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Venezuelan Warraus not facing starvation – Human Services Minister but PM’s Office says they arrived in “poor health and without food”

Last Updated on Sunday, 21 November 2021, 9:20 by Denis Chabrol Human Services Minister Dr. Vindhya Persaud has denied claims that more than 20 children at Anabisi are weak, sick and frail due to starvation, but has instead said they have been afflicted by disease. “We arrived at the Warrau settlement and found poor living conditions but no children dying ...

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