Total population: 10,700,000 people
Conflict: 1,099,400 internally displaced
As of Jul. 2014
Newly displaced in 2012
Originating from country, UNHCR, as of Jan. 2014
IDMC highlights the deteriorating situation for more than a million IDPs in South Sudan and the numerous challenges they face.
The briefing paper highlights need to take into account regional dynamics in central Africa and to provide more timely funding and explores potential areas for cross-border learning.
The Kampala Convention is an historic milestone. The first of its kind in the world, the Kampala Convention is a regional instrument that binds governments to provide legal protection for the rights and well-being of those forced to flee inside their home countries due to conflict, violence, natural disasters, and other human rights abuses.
Two years after South Sudan's independence, the scale and seriousness of the country's internal displacement situation is often under-reported
Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan, Sudan
21 July 2014
09 July 2014