Somalia: IDP Sites in Baidoa (May 2018)

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees, CCCM Cluster
Published on 15 May 2018

A joint site verification exercise was conducted in Baidoa on 06-08 May 2018. The operation was led by CCCM partners, and included 39 participants from 3 government ministries, 5 INGOs, 3 NGOs, and 2 UN agency. In total 377 IDP sites, hosting 44,995 households, were assessed and mapped. Compared to the last site verification, there is an increase of 54 sites and 3670 households. Of the 54 additional sites, only 17 are new and the remaining 37 are the results of existing sites splitting due to disputes amongst communities.