Internal Displacement Update 23 February - 8 March 2017

This update presents key internal displacement developments during this period

Global Internal Displacement Database (GIDD)

Latest from IDMC

20 November 2015

Driven apart: how repeated displacement changes family dynamics in eastern DRC
Democratic Republic of the Congo | Publication

14 May 2014

A record 33.3 million displaced by conflict and violence worldwide, with Nigeria in the top 5 countries most affected
Central African Republic, Nigeria, South Sudan, Sudan, Democratic Republic of the Congo | Blog Post

24 February 2010

Over 2.1 million IDPs in the context of deteriorating humanitarian conditions
Democratic Republic of the Congo | Overview

25 October 2004

Profile of Internal Displacement: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo | Country Profile

In Focus

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.

In Focus

Recovery postponed: The long-term plight of people displaced by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, tsunami and nuclear radiation disaster

After almost six years after the “Great East Japan Earthquake” disaster that struck Japan on 11 March 2011, recovery continues for approximately 134,000 evacuees who remain displaced.

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