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How to develop a national IDP policy? New guide released today

IDMC and the Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement release new tool designed to help law and policymakers address internal displacement at the national level.

02 September 2013 | Blog Post

National Instruments on Internal Displacement: A Guide to their Development

This guide on developing IDP legislation aims to help law and policymakers address internal displacement in a planned and concerted manner

02 September 2013 | Publication

Global Estimates 2012: People displaced by disasters

In 2012, 32.4 million people were forced to flee their homes by disasters such as floods, storms and earthquakes

13 May 2013 | Publication

Global Overview 2012: People internally displaced by conflict and violence

In 2012, the total number of people internally displaced by armed conflict, generalised violence and human rights violations worldwide was estimated to be 28.8 million. This is the highest figure IDMC has ever recorded

29 April 2013 | Publication

IDMC celebrates 15 years of the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement

IDMC celebrates 15 years of the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement

11 February 2013 | Blog Post

The neglected generation: the impact of displacement on older people

While older internally displaced persons experience similar insecurity, human rights violations and discrimination as the rest of the population, they also face additional challenges and risks related to their age

03 June 2012 | Publication

Internal Displacement Global Overview 2011: People internally displaced by conflict and violence

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

02 April 2012 | Publication

IDPs in protracted displacement: Is local integration a solution?

Report from the Second Expert Seminar on Protracted Internal Displacement, 19-20 January 2011, Geneva

01 May 2011 | Publication

Internal Displacement: Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2010

Since 1998 the Norwegian Refugee Council’s Internal Displace- ment Monitoring Centre has monitored internal displacement resulting from conflict and violence. During this period, the number of internally displaced persons has steadily risen from around 17 million to 27.5 million in 2010.

01 March 2011 | Publication

Learning in displacement: Briefing paper on the right to education of internally displaced people

This paper examines the international human rights law framework for guaranteeing education to IDPs, focusing on issues such as non-discrimination and documentation that are particularly likely to arise in this context

01 November 2010 | Publication

Internal Displacement: Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2009

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 May 2010 | Publication

Internal Displacement: Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2008

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 May 2009 | Publication

The Great Lakes Pact and the Rights of Displaced People: A Guide for Civil Society

A Guide aimed to help organisations use the Great Lakes Pact to promote the rights of refugees and internally displaced people (IDPs) in Africa’s Great Lakes region.

01 September 2008 | Publication

Internal Displacement: Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2007

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 April 2008 | Publication

Guidance on Profiling Internally Displaced Persons

Profiling exercises are imperative to ensuring appropriate response and allows for a better understanding of internally displaced people in a country; who they are, where they are and what they need This guide is designed to help Humanitarian Partnership Country Teams gather better data on IDPs by proposing different methodologies and providing advice on choosing the optimum method for a given country context.

01 April 2008 | Publication

Housing and Property Restitution for Refugees and Displaced Persons: Implementing the ‘Pinheiro Principles’

Building on the Pinheiro Principles, this Handbook provides important and practical guidance to all those working on housing and property restitution issues for internally displaced persons and refugees

01 July 2007 | Publication

Internal displacement: Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2006

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 April 2007 | Publication

Only Peace Can Restore the Confidence of the Displaced

Report produced in conjunction with the Refugee Law Project (RLP) assesses the implementation of the recommendations made by the UN Secretary-General on IDPs, following his visit to Uganda in August 2003.

01 October 2006 | Publication

Internal Displacement: A Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2005

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 March 2006 | Publication

Internal displacement: A Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2004

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 March 2005 | Publication

Internal Displacement: A Global Overview of Trends and Developments in 2003

IDMC’s flagship annual report on the major global and regional developments in internal displacement due to conflict and violence throughout the year – includes both figures and analysis.

01 February 2004 | Publication

Why do we need the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement?

This article aims to show how the Guiding Principles have effectively made maximum use of international human rights and humanitarian law

01 August 2002 | Publication

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