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Some 40,000 flee ongoing fighting every month

Since the mid-1990s, millions of Congolese have fled their homes to escape fighting between rebel groups and the national government in a complex conflict which has, at times, involved as many as nine neighbouring states. Close to four million people are estimated to have died as a result of the conflict which has been accompanied by widespread human rights violations.

01 March 2006 | Overview

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

Bangladesh: Minorities increasingly at risk of displacement

IDMC report on Bangladesh sheds light on plight of minorities who are at increased risk of displacement due to civil war and persecution of religious minorities.

01 March 2006 | Publication

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Some 40,000 flee ongoing fighting every month

Since the mid-1990s, millions of Congolese have fled their homes to escape fighting between rebel groups and the national government in a complex conflict which has, at times, involved as many as nine neighbouring states. Close to four million people are estimated to have died as a result of the conflict which has been accompanied by widespread human rights violations.

01 March 2006 | Country Profile

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Tens of thousands newly displaced in north-eastern and central states

The number of people known to be internally displaced by conflict in India exceeds 600,000. Insurgency and retaliatory operations by security forces are a major factor of displacement. Civilians have fled fighting and have sometimes been directly targeted by militant groups in Kashmir, the North-East and in several states of central India.

09 February 2006 | Overview

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India: Tens of thousands newly displaced in north-eastern and central states (February 2006)

The number of people known to be internally displaced by conflict in India exceeds 600,000. Insurgency and retaliatory operations by security forces are a major factor of displacement. Civilians have fled fighting and have sometimes been directly targeted by militant groups in Kashmir, the North-East and in several states of central India.

09 February 2006 | Country Profile

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Liberia: Future of returning IDPs is at critical juncture

Following Liberia’s credible elections in October 2005 there may at last be real cause for optimism for the hundreds of thousands of people displaced by fourteen years of civil war. While the new government of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has been taking the first steps towards economic and security sector reform, IDPs and refugees have been continuing to return home in large numbers.

09 February 2006 | Country Profile

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Future of returning IDPs is at critical juncture

Following Liberia’s credible elections in October 2005 there may at last be real cause for optimism for the hundreds of thousands of people displaced by fourteen years of civil war. While the new government of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has been taking the first steps towards economic and security sector reform, IDPs and refugees have been continuing to return home in large numbers.

09 February 2006 | Overview

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India: Tens of thousands newly displaced in northeastern and central states (February 2006)

The number of people known to be internally displaced by conflict in India exceeds 600,000. Insurgency and retaliatory operations by security forces are a major factor of displacement. Civilians have fled fighting and have sometimes been directly targeted by militant groups in Kashmir, the North-East and in several states of central India.

09 February 2006 | Country Profile

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Somalia: Window of opportunity for addressing one of the world’s worst internal displacement crises (January 2006)

The suffering of hundreds of thousands of people displaced in Somalia during almost 15 years of conflict has long been ignored by the international community. Over the past couple of years, however, and in particular during 2005, a certain dynamic has unfolded within Somalia and among the involved UN organisations.

02 January 2006 | Country Profile

Appeal 2006 and Future Strategy

With this Appeal, the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre presents its plans for the year 2006

01 January 2006 | Publication

Activity Report 2005

IDMC’s (formerly, the Global IDP Project) Activity Report for the year 2005.

01 January 2006 | Publication

Somalia: window of opportunity for addressing one of the world’s worst internal displacement crises

IDMC provides key recommendations to Somalia’s long ignored displacement crises, one of the world’s worst.

01 January 2006 | Publication

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