Global Figures

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Law & Policy

On behalf of the Global Protection Cluster Task Team on Law and Policy, IDMC has launched a new law and policy database revealing how countries around the world are framing their response to situations of internal displacement through national legislation and policies.

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Global Overview

As of the end of 2014, 38 million people around the world had been forced to flee their homes by conflict and violence. This interactive graphic provides the expert analysis behind these figures

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Global Estimates

Latest figures from IDMC estimate that more than 19.3 million people were forced to flee their homes by disasters in 100 countries in 2014. Hundreds of thousands are stuck in displacement following disasters that happened years ago.

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