INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT: 20 YEARS OF ACTION
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In 2017, there were 30.6 million new internal displacements associated with conflict, violence and disasters. Internal displacement uproots people within their own countries, often at a moment’s notice, depriving them of their homes, jobs and basic services.
This post originally appeared on UNHCR's website. Reposted with permission. Civilians continue to pay a high price in the conflict in Yemen, according to the latest data released today by the UNHCR, UN Refugee Agency, led Protection Cluster. On average, almost 100...
Ukraine's State Statistical Service outlines the system for collection and management of data on internally displaced persons, the current challenges and suggested way forward to strengthen the scope and quality of data on IDPs in...
Iraq: “Internally displaced persons must be presented with options beyond life in a camp” – Humanitarian Coordinator
This article originally appeared on UN OCHA's website. Reposted with permission. Although the humanitarian context in Iraq has transitioned into a new phase, vulnerable people continue to face immense challenges. Six million people were displaced during the conflict...