More than 1.6 million people are registered as internally displaced in Ukraine.This paper provides an overview of issues that have emerged during Ukraine’s development of a normative response to internal displacement, and the challenges inherent in implementing the regulatory framework that was established at the onset of the crisis.
19 December 2016 | Publication
IDMC's written statement to the Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on Bosnia and Herzegovina, emphasising outstanding discrimination and protection needs of IDPs in protracted displacement with recommendations to the Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
15 April 2015 | Human Rights Mechanism
With over one million people fleeing from Ukraine, IDMC analyses the country's IDP registration process.
19 March 2015 | Blog Post
IDPs from Crimea and eastern Ukraine facing distinct outstanding needs flee their homes for different reasons, as resources of host communities and volunteers near exhaustion.
15 August 2014 | Blog Post
Are children born to IDPs also IDPs? If so, until when? IDMC discusses the risks and issues surrounding children born in displacement
27 June 2014 | Publication
IDMC attempts to unpack the question: are children born to internally displaced people (IDPs) themselves IDPs, and what are the impacts?
27 June 2014 | Blog Post
In a submission to the European Commission on Bosnia and Herzegovina, IDMC raises outstanding protection issues for IDPs, including Roma IDPs.
21 May 2014 | Human Rights Mechanism
IDMC calls on Azerbaijan to use its upcoming tenure at the Council of Europe to resolve displacement for Europe's 2.3 million IDPs.
26 March 2014 | Blog Post
In this submission to the EU’s Enlargement Directorate on Turkey, IDMC updates the Directorate on country developments from October 2012 to May 2013 as they relate to IDPs.
20 May 2013 | Human Rights Mechanism
This case study focuses on two factors that affect displaced children’s ability to exercise their right to education: poverty and discrimination in Turkey.
01 August 2010 | Publication
Report produced with the Russian Human Rights Centre assesses the implementation of the recommendations made by the UN Secretary-General's Representative on Internally Displaced Persons following in the Russian Federation.
01 October 2006 | Publication
Report produced in conjunction with the Turkish Economic and Social Studies Foundation (TESEV) assesses the implementation of the recommendations made by the UN Secretary-General's Representative on IDPs following his visit to Turkey.
01 June 2006 | Publication