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
DRC is home to an estimated 2.7 million IDPs, making it one of the largest internal displacement crises in the world. Despite international attention being focussed on other areas of the world at the moment, the humanitarian community cannot allow the people of DRC to be left in the shadows.
14 January 2014 | Overview
IDPs lack security of tenure in the settlements they live in, and many are far from the land on which they depend for survival
18 August 2011 | Overview
A quarter of the population were internally displaced during the 1990s by armed conflict in the Pool region between government forces and rebels
25 September 2009 | Overview
More than four years after the issue of internal displacement was taken off the agenda in Rwanda, conditions in the villages inhabited by the resettled IDPs call for renewed attention to the question of whether internal displacement has ended with the implementation of durable solutions, as required by the UN Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement.
08 July 2005 | Overview