In this submission to the UN’s Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on Russia, IDMC highlights the need for better data on IDPs and issues they face with freedom of movement, housing and property.
30 January 2013 | Human Rights Mechanism
More than 15 years after they first fled their homes, at least 78,000 people were still internally displaced in the North Caucasus in 2010, and an unknown number of people were still displaced elsewhere in the country.
20 May 2011 | Human Rights Mechanism
In this submission to the UN’s Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on Russia, IDMC highlights problems IDPs face with discrimination, housing and social security.
03 May 2010 | Human Rights Mechanism
Internal displacement in Russia is largely a result of armed violence and conflict. Current figures on the number of internally displaced people (IDPs) in Russia range from 82,000 to 137,000 people.
16 February 2009 | Human Rights Mechanism