Using an innovative methodology, IDMC calculates the risk of being displaced by disasters in South-East Asia and China—and how this risk is increasing.
15 October 2014 | Publication
In 2013, 21.9 million people were forced to flee their homes by disasters such as floods, storms and earthquakes.
17 September 2014 | Publication
Severe flooding and landslides have caused over two billion euros in damages in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Losses have resulted in heightened vulnerability of IDPs, returnees and Roma.
05 September 2014 | Blog Post
IDMC’s submission to the European Commission on Bosnia and Herzegovina, supplementary information to the May 2014 submission including displacement as a result of floods and landslides
21 August 2014 | Human Rights Mechanism
IDMC unveils its latest tool to measure pastoralists are at risk of drought-related displacement - and how to prevent it.
17 June 2014 | Blog Post
Examining displacement post-Haiyan, IDMC challenges the common assumption that when people are displaced by disasters, their situation is temporary.
27 May 2014 | Blog Post
Some of the most vulnerable people displaced by Typhoon Haiyan six months ago are invisible and potentially excluded from sustainable return or relocation and resettlement options.
23 May 2014 | Publication
IDMC examines how drought and other factors influence the scale, scope and patterns of drought-related displacement of pastoralists in the Horn of Africa.
21 May 2014 | Publication
Conceptual study of internal displacement of pastoralists (case study: Kenya), examining its multi-causality and processes/options for improving their protection and assistance, to move towards durable solutions.
03 March 2014 | Publication
Amid continued displacement due to disasters, evictions, and episodes of violence, continued support is needed to assist over a million people displaced due to Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) who have returned home to rebuild their lives and find long-term peace.
23 January 2014 | Overview
This technical paper represents an initial attempt to assess the risk of disaster-induced displacement in 21 island states in the South Pacific.
14 January 2014 | Publication
IDMC technical paper assessing the risk of disaster-induced displacement in select Central American and Caribbean countries.
02 December 2013 | Publication
IDMC expresses concern over COP19 agenda as focus turns towards issues of compensation and discussions on population displacement are sidelined.
22 November 2013 | Blog Post
As negotiations at UN’s climate change conference (COP19) continue, IDMC data illustrates scale and seriousness of disaster-induced displacement worldwide.
20 November 2013 | Blog Post
IDPs in Philippines move out of the worst-affected areas in response to deteriorating conditions, insecurity and lack of access to shelter, food and other life-saving assistance.
19 November 2013 | Blog Post
An estimated 4.4 million people have been displaced by Typhoon Haiyan, IDMC calls for planning that will support sustainable recovery and mitigate against further disaster.
13 November 2013 | Blog Post
In the context of global warming, displacement related to gradual processes such as the loss of territory caused by rising sea levels and saltwater intrusion into aquifers, is likely to escalate
18 September 2013 | Publication
IDMC report explores displacement as a consequence of Boko Haram’s violence and the heavy-handed counterinsurgency against it as well as recurring disaster-related displacement due to yearly flooding.
23 July 2013 | Blog Post
Two years after South Sudan's independence, the scale and seriousness of the country's internal displacement situation remains a major concern. Including hundreds of thousands people displaced by the current crisis since December 2013, IDMC monitoring shows that almost a million people have been newly displaced over the last three years due to ongoing instability.
09 July 2013 | Overview
As Cyclone Mahasen makes landfall, one million Bangladeshis are ordered to evacuate and Myanmar’s most vulnerable, those who have already fled violence in the north-west, are forced to flee yet again.
17 May 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC report reveals that 32.4 million people forced to flee their homes in 2012 by disasters such as floods, storms and earthquakes. Though Asia and Africa bore the brunt, 1.3 million also displaced in rich countries, USA particularly affected.
13 May 2013 | Blog Post
In 2012, 32.4 million people were forced to flee their homes by disasters such as floods, storms and earthquakes
13 May 2013 | Publication
IDMC applauds the Philippine government for approving a landmark piece of legislation that will protect the rights of millions of people living in or at-risk of displacement
05 February 2013 | Blog Post
This report highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the response to the Sendong disaster and the recovery process.
29 January 2013 | Publication