Global Internal Displacement Database (GIDD)

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2016 Global Report on Internal Displacement

Conflict, violence and disasters internally displaced 27.8 million people in 2015, subjecting a record number of men, women and children to the trauma and upheaval of being forcibly displaced within their own country.

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IDMC and the World Humanitarian Summit

The World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), 23-24 May 2016, provides an opportunity to recognise internal displacement as a global phenomenon and to take decisions about how to address it in a concerted and coherent way commensurate with its scale and human impacts.

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Law & Policy

On behalf of the Global Protection Cluster Task Team on Law and Policy, IDMC has launched a new law and policy database revealing how countries around the world are framing their response to situations of internal displacement through national legislation and policies.

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