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11 May 2016 description

28 MILLION PEOPLE FORCIBLY DISPLACED BY CONFLICT AND DISASTERS IN 2015 AND MILLIONS MORE STILL INVISIBLE: IDMC NEW REPORT HIGHLIGHTS GLOBAL CRISIS OF 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.

10 Jan 2013 description

Depuis sa fondation en 1804, le déplacement interne a fréquemment fait partie de l’histoire d’Haïti, et il en est un élément significatif. Dans la combinaison actuelle des causes interconnectées responsables du déplacement, se trouvent les catastrophes fréquentes dues à des aléas naturels, les violations des droits de l’homme et des projets de développement à grande échelle. Ces causes sont dominées par l’impact de la catastrophe majeure qui a suivi le séisme du 12 janvier 2010 et qui a déplacé jusqu’à 2,3 millions de personnes, principalement dans la zone métropolitaine de Port-au-Prince.

20 Dec 2012 description

Internal displacement has been a frequent and significant part of Haiti’s history since its foundation in 1804. The current mix of inter-related causes includes frequent natural hazardinduced disasters, human rights violations, and large-scale development projects. These are dominated by the impacts of the major earthquake disaster of 12 January 2010, which displaced up to 2.3 million people, mostly from or within the metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince.

31 May 2012 description

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Haiti: New floods compound existing challenges of earthquake IDPs

12 Aug 2011 description

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Sudan: Massive atrocities and displacement in Southern Kordofan

06 Jun 2011 description

Geneva/Oslo, 6 June 2011 – Over 42 million people across the world were forced to flee due to disasters triggered by sudden‐onset natural hazards in 2010, according to a new study by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)’s Geneva‐based Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC). In 2009, 17 million people were displaced by such disasters, and 36 million in 2008.