Syria - IDP Situation Monitoring Initiative (ISMI): IDP Movements (1-30 November 2017)



  • 253 out of 602 ISMI-covered communities in Aleppo (A’zaz sub-district)2 , Al-Hasakeh and Idleb governorates experienced inward or outward movement of IDPs.

  • Idleb governorate witnessed an increase of IDP arrivals, in comparison to the numbers reported for October, as a result of heightened clashes and insecurity in Hama and Aleppo3 , with 75% of all IDP arrivals in Idleb arriving from these governorates. While Idleb governorate also saw an increase of IDP departures, the majority of IDP departures intended to move to other communities within the governorate.

  • Meanwhile, Al-Hasakeh governorate witnessed a decrease in IDP arrivals and an increase in IDP departures, compared to October, most likely as a result of a decreased number of clashes in Deir-ez-Zor governorate.