Although Algeria was affected by large-scale displacement caused by conflict between 1992 and 2002, IDPs were not a priority for the government during or after the conflict
29 September 2009 | Overview
Although Algeria has been affected by large-scale internal displacement caused by the internal conflict that has ravaged the country since the early 1990s, very little information is available on the current situation of the displaced and their numbers. The European Union estimated in 2002 that violence had displaced one million people, while others put the number as high as 1.5 million.
29 September 2009 | Country Profile