As UN member states commit to the New Urban Agenda for the next 20 years, this paper sets out the specific challenges facing people internally displaced to and within urban areas and related recommendations to ensure they benefit from the implementation of the agenda and are not ‘left behind’.
11 October 2016 | Publication
This map shows the internal displacement in Indonesia as of July2015.
11 August 2015 | Map
After 15 years in displacement, an estimated 22,000 IDPs in West Timor, Indonesia are at risk of being forgotten and urgently need land access and tenure security.
22 July 2015 | Briefing Paper
This map shows the internal displacement in West Timor as of July2015.
22 July 2015 | Map
IDMC's report explores the challenges in terms of providing sustainable housing assistance to informal urban settlers displaced by disasters. It looks at nine case studies from Asia, America and Europe.
05 June 2015 | Publication
IDMC launched its latest report "Home sweet home: Housing practices and tools that support durable solutions for IDPs" featuring a key note speech from Dr.Chaloka Beyani.
09 April 2015 | Blog Post
This report presents housing practices and tools that address challenges to adequate housing in urban displacement situations in Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Middle-East.
25 March 2015 | Publication
This map shows the internal displacement in the Philippines in 2014 (including conflict and disasters).
10 February 2015 | Map
In the wake of large-scale displacement resulting both from conflict and disasters, there is a need to ensure comprehensive solutions that address the long-term recovery challenges of IDPs.
10 February 2015 | Overview
In the Chittagong Hill Tracts and elsewhere in Bangladesh, IDPs as a result of conflict, inter-communal violence, disasters, climate change and development projects need assistance and protection.
19 January 2015 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in Bangladesh as of January 2015.
19 January 2015 | Map
Ongoing tensions and violence continue to cause new displacement in certain areas in Bangladesh. Access to land rights must be guaranteed to help displaced minorities reach durable solutions.
19 January 2015 | Blog Post
This briefing paper highlights current gaps in the response to those displaced by conflict since September 2013 in Zamboanga city in the southern island of Mindanao, the Philippines
15 January 2015 | Briefing Paper
Ethnic divisions are still prolonging internal displacement in Bosnia and Herzegovina nearly twenty years after the war ended despite massive international assistance over that period.
19 November 2014 | Overview
This map shows the internal displacement in Bosnia and Herzegovina as of November 2014
19 November 2014 | Map
IDMC report on forced displacement of Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank, for consideration during Israel’s ICCPR review in October.
02 October 2014 | Human Rights Mechanism
IDMC was one of 42 local and international organizations calling to stop Israeli plans to forcibly transfer thousands of Palestinian Bedouins into a designated township.
16 September 2014 | Publication
IDPs from Crimea and eastern Ukraine facing distinct outstanding needs flee their homes for different reasons, as resources of host communities and volunteers near exhaustion.
15 August 2014 | Blog Post
Thousands of people from Kenya’s coastal region face ongoing displacement and forced evictions. A new report explains how unresolved grievances from the past continue to pose major risks for the population today.
03 July 2014 | Blog Post
The report analyses displacement in Kenya’s Coast region, identifies land issues as key triggers and obstacles to durable solutions, and recommends actions to address them.
03 July 2014 | Publication
Peak numbers of IDPs reported emphasis fluid nature of displacement with main causes being: conflict; harassment, intimidation, extortion and forced recruitment by NSGAs; and insecurity.
19 June 2014 | Map
Implementation of Afghanistan’s National IDP Policy is critical to addressing the chronic and acute needs of IDPs in a shrinking humanitarian space.
19 June 2014 | Overview
In a submission to the European Commission on Serbia, IDMC raises outstanding protection issues for IDPs.
21 May 2014 | Human Rights Mechanism
In a submission to the European Commission on Serbia, IDMC raises outstanding protection issues for IDPs
21 May 2014 | Human Rights Mechanism