In 2014, the total number of people internally displaced by armed conflict and violence worldwide was estimated to be 38 million people, the highest figure IDMC has ever recorded.
06 May 2015 | Publication
This report examines displacement across India resulting from armed conflict and inter-communal violence for which a comprehensive national response is urgently needed.
20 April 2015 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in India as of April 2015
20 April 2015 | Map
IDMC launched its latest report "Home sweet home: Housing practices and tools that support durable solutions for IDPs" featuring a key note speech from Dr.Chaloka Beyani.
09 April 2015 | Blog Post
Q&A analysing current and future challenges concerning the protection needs of different groups of displaced people, in particular for IDPs.
01 April 2015 | Blog Post
This report presents housing practices and tools that address challenges to adequate housing in urban displacement situations in Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Middle-East.
25 March 2015 | Publication
This map shows the internal displacement in Somalia as of March 2015.
18 March 2015 | Map
The government has taken an important step towards IDP protection by adopting a national policy on internal displacement, but challenges remain as the country struggles to find peace and stability.
18 March 2015 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in Burundi as of March 2015.
04 March 2015 | Map
In Burundi, thousands of IDPs still live in protracted displacement. Their prospects for durable solutions might increase with the forthcoming elections and the renewed engagement of the government.
04 March 2015 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in Côte d'Ivoire as of February 2015.
26 February 2015 | Map
Significant security improvements and promising political commitments have meant that many IDPs have been able to return to their home areas since mid-2011, but more than 300,000 still live in internal displacement.
26 February 2015 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in the Philippines in 2014 (including conflict and disasters).
10 February 2015 | Map
In the wake of large-scale displacement resulting both from conflict and disasters, there is a need to ensure comprehensive solutions that address the long-term recovery challenges of IDPs.
10 February 2015 | Overview
Increasingly, international humanitarians talk about the protection of civilians, vulnerable groups, and affected populations rather than about internally displaced persons (IDPs). What dangers could this pose to IDPs?
29 January 2015 | Blog Post
This briefing paper highlights current gaps in the response to those displaced by conflict since September 2013 in Zamboanga city in the southern island of Mindanao, the Philippines
15 January 2015 | Briefing Paper
Most of the estimated 22,500 people displaced in Papua New Guinea are living in protracted displacement, having fled their homes between four and ten years ago by ethnic conflicts or natural hazards.
11 December 2014 | Overview
Ten years after the Manam volcano erupted, over 15,000 people remain displaced. The government must provide them with durable solutions.
11 December 2014 | Blog Post
This map shows the internal displacement in Papua New Guinea as of 28 November 2014.
11 December 2014 | Map
The paper illustrates the Kampala Convention's achievements two years later, and how signatory countries have taken different approaches to implementing its provisions.
08 December 2014 | Publication
The workshop in Zamboanga assisted local and international partners to define a durable solution strategy providing guarantees in line with the international standards set out by the IASC Framework for Durable Solutions.
28 November 2014 | Publication
In July 2014, IDMC organised a training workshop on durable solutions in Cote d’Ivoire to support the development of a national strategy on durable solutions.
25 November 2014 | Publication
When a whole town was displaced in Guinea during the Ebola crisis, the link between disease and displacement began to emerge.
20 November 2014 | Blog Post
Ethnic divisions are still prolonging internal displacement in Bosnia and Herzegovina nearly twenty years after the war ended despite massive international assistance over that period.
19 November 2014 | Overview