As Cyclone Mahasen makes landfall, one million Bangladeshis are ordered to evacuate and Myanmar’s most vulnerable, those who have already fled violence in the north-west, are forced to flee yet again.
IDMC report reveals that 32.4 million people forced to flee their homes in 2012 by disasters such as floods, storms and earthquakes. Though Asia and Africa bore the brunt, 1.3 million also displaced in rich countries, USA particularly affected.
IDMC releases its 2012 Global Overview revealing a record high figure of 28.8 million people internally displaced due to conflict and violence.
In Afghanistan, consultations are underway for the development of a comprehensive national IDP policy as internal displacement figures continue to increase
IDMC’s Country Analyst discusses a recent United Nations Conference on Palestine.
IDMC Senior Country Analyst reports on lesser known internal displacement crises Learn about her experiences of the North Caucasus, where thousands of people have been trapped in displacement for over 15 years.
Four women and their children recount their experiences after being forced to flee their homes in Gao, Mali
With thousands of internally displaced Malians at risk of returning too soon to a dangerous climate, IDMC calls on the international community to act.
IDMC celebrates 15 years of the Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement
IDMC Country Analyst discusses the paradox of Palestine, Israel and international funding
IDMC applauds the Philippine government for approving a landmark piece of legislation that will protect the rights of millions of people living in or at-risk of displacement
Israeli army leaves 187 people homeless in winter after destroying 55 homes in the Al Maleh area of the West Bank