With the Nigerian presidential and parliamentary elections due in February 2015, there are fears the violence that accompanied the polls three years ago will reoccur.
11 December 2014 | Blog Post
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
Kampala Convention serves as a reminder that displacement is a problem that requires long term responses. Here we outline how it can provide legal protection to the millions of displaced people in the continent.
09 December 2014 | Blog Post
In the run-up to 2015 elections, attacks by Boko Haram militants have caused an unprecedented crisis in north-eastern Nigeria, compounding other complex causes of internal displacement such as inter-communal violence and flooding.
09 December 2014 | Overview
This map shows the causes of internal displacement in Nigeria reported in 2013-2014.
09 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 report outlines gaps in the legal framework of Zimbabwe which prevent IDPs from exercising their rights and proposes recommendations.
03 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
This map shows the internal displacement in Bosnia and Herzegovina as of November 2014
19 November 2014 | Map
This Quarterly Update covers the activities of the Geneva-based Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) between 1 July and 30 September 2014.
31 October 2014 | Publication
This map shows the internal displacement in Occupied Palestine as of October 2014
27 October 2014 | Map
An overview on forced displacement in Palestine; from a protracted issue dating from the beginning of occupation in 1967, to the latest legal implications.
27 October 2014 | Overview
The situation for Chad's remaining 90,000 internally displaced people remains challenging. The government no longer recognises them as IDPs, and they receive no direct assistance.
24 October 2014 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in Chad as of October 2014 as well as regional dynamics.
24 October 2014 | Map
In Ukraine, more than 417,000 people have had to flee their homes since March 2014. As the length of time in displacement increases, so do the basic needs of IDPs.
22 October 2014 | Briefing Paper
Latest IDMC overview on forced displacement in Syria, from 2011 to the end of 2014.
21 October 2014 | Map
Once a stable middle-income country that hosted refugees from all over the region and beyond just four years ago, Syria is now experiencing a displacement and protection crisis of a magnitude the world has not seen for many years.
21 October 2014 | Overview
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
IDMC's written statement to the UPR pre-session on Bosnia and Herzegovina, highlighting outstanding protection needs of IDPs in protracted displacement with recommendations to the Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
09 October 2014 | Human Rights Mechanism