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The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre is the world's authoritative source of data and analysis on internal displacement. Since 1998, we have offered a rigorous, transparent and independent service to the international community to inform policy and operational decisions that can improve the lives of people living in, or at risk of, internal displacement.

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Global picture

View and interact with near real-time updates of situations of internal displacement on desktop.

Mid-year figures

The mid-year figures reveal the most significant new internal displacements associated with conflict, violence and disasters between January – June 2018.

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