Senegal

Risk of future displacement

Average expected number of displacements per year – for sudden-onset hazards:

IDMC uses information about the probability of future hazard scenarios to model displacement risk based on probable housing destruction. Find out how we calculate our metrics here and explore the likelihood of future displacement around the world here.

Latest Figure Analysis for Conflict and Violence

IDMC’s estimate of the total number of IDPs in Senegal is primarily based on an OCHA report from 2015, updated with more recent data from ICRC. The displacements were triggered by a separatist conflict between the Movement of Democratic Forces in the Casamance (MFDC) and the Senegalese army in the 1990s and early 2000s.

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