Pakistan

Total population: 182,000,000 people

UNFPA, as of 2013

Conflict: At Least 1,150,000 internally displaced

As of Jun. 2014

 

Disasters: At Least 371,535

Newly displaced in 2013

48,867 refugees

Originating from country, UNHCR, as of Jan. 2014

2013 | Overview

Massive new displacement and falling returns require rights-based response

Counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations and violent clashes between non-state armed groups continue to lead to major, rapid movements of internally displaced people in the north-west

Pakistan | Summary

Pakistan: Internal displacement in brief

Armed conflict continued to be the main cause of displacement in Pakistan in 2013.

2010 | Publication

Still at risk: Internally displaced children’s rights in north-west Pakistan

IDMC outlines hardship and destitution still facing Pakistan's 800,000 displaced children as well as risks faced by the over one million returned.

2013 | Publication

Global Estimates 2012: People displaced by disasters

In 2012, 32.4 million people were forced to flee their homes by disasters such as floods, storms and earthquakes


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