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
On the anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, the UN’s reinstatement of charges against former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadžić offers some hope to those driven from their homes during the 1990’s.
15 July 2013 | Blog Post
At the end of 2012, IDMC reported 32.4 million people newly displaced worldwide by disasters, and 28.8 million displaced through conflict and violence, the highest number ever recorded by IDMC
21 June 2013 | Blog Post
In this statement, IDMC expresses disappointment about the vetoing of the Rights of the IDP Act of 2013 by the President of the Philippines
14 June 2013 | Blog Post
Internally displaced Malians who sought refuge in the south are in a deteriorating situation. With no employment or savings, many face the threat of being forced to flee again.
22 May 2013 | Blog Post
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
IDMC releases its 2012 Global Overview revealing a record high figure of 28.8 million people internally displaced due to conflict and violence.
29 April 2013 | Blog Post
In Afghanistan, consultations are underway for the development of a comprehensive national IDP policy as internal displacement figures continue to increase
08 April 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC’s Country Analyst discusses a recent United Nations Conference on Palestine.
20 March 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC Senior Country Analyst reports on lesser known internal displacement crises Learn about her experiences of the North Caucasus, where thousands of people have been trapped in displacement for over 15 years.
14 March 2013 | Blog Post
Four women and their children recount their experiences after being forced to flee their homes in Gao, Mali
08 March 2013 | Blog Post
With thousands of internally displaced Malians at risk of returning too soon to a dangerous climate, IDMC calls on the international community to act.
21 February 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC celebrates 15 years of the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement
11 February 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC Country Analyst discusses the paradox of Palestine, Israel and international funding
06 February 2013 | Blog Post
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
Israeli army leaves 187 people homeless in winter after destroying 55 homes in the Al Maleh area of the West Bank
25 January 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC briefing paper reports thousands of Malians have been forced to flee homes following military intervention in January 2012
23 January 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC’s latest report on Haiti highlights the dire situation that internally displaced people continue to suffer three years after the 2010 earthquake
11 January 2013 | Blog Post
Snapshot of 2012 for IDMC, a collage of some of our key videos and photos.
01 January 2013 | Blog Post
IDMC’s Kim Mancini joins representatives of government, police, civil society organisations, and the UN in Nigeria to celebrate first continental treaty on internal displacement coming into force.
07 December 2012 | Blog Post
The African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons in Africa or the Kampala Convention became legally binding Thursday, 6 December 2012.
06 December 2012 | Blog Post
IDMC discusses concerns about the human dimensions of climate change at the annual UN conference on climate change.
03 December 2012 | Blog Post