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The New Humanitarian | COVID-19 shifts Peru’s internal migration into reverse

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Migration News
8 July 2020

COVID-19
shi s Peru’s
internal
migration
into reverse
‘ e
government
keeps
extending
the
lockdown
by two
weeks. It is
impossible
to survive.’

Children playing in the Nuevo Amanecer
neighbourhood, on the outskirts of Lima, in 2018.
Since April, several residents have left to return to
family homes after the lockdown ended their jobs.
(Paula Dupraz-Dobias/TNH)

Paula DuprazDobias
Geneva-based
journalist, also
covering Latin
America 
https://www.thenewhumanitarian.org/news/2020/07/08/Peru-internal-migration-coronavirus

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