Events |
2018 is the year of the 20th anniversary of the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement and of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC), established in 1998 as the world’s authoritative source of data, research and analysis on internal displacement.
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The mid-year figures reveal the most significant new internal displacements associated with conflict, violence and disasters between January – June 2018.
Publication |
Organised criminal violence associated with drug trafficking and gang activity has reached epidemic proportions in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala in recent years, forcing hundreds of thousands of people to abandon their homes in search of safety.
Expert opinion |