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| 15-Oct-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: UNRWA |

hh Palestinian Territories
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| 15-Oct-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: UNRWA |

congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
| 17-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

kenya flag Kenya
| 01-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

kenya flag Kenya
| 01-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

kenya flag Kenya
| 01-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

kenya flag Kenya
| 01-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

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| 21-Aug-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

hh Central African Republic
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| 09-Aug-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

hh Central African Republic
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| 09-Aug-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

Somalia Somalia
| 07-Feb-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: The (UN) |

hh Palestinian Territories
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| 10-Jan-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
| 30-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
| 30-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

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| 22-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

kenya flag Kenya
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| 04-Nov-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (UNHCR) |

Mozambique Mozambique
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| 20-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

mali flag Mali
| 17-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

mali flag Mali
| 17-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
| 15-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (FAO) |

ymn Yemen
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| 05-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

hon Honduras
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| 13-May-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: AAH |

hon Honduras
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| 13-May-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: AAH |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

colombia Colombia
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| 12-May-2022 | Restrained | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

hh Palestinian Territories
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| 09-Apr-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

Gambia Gambia
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| 29-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

United Kingdom United Kingdom
| 24-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: Dnipro Kids |

Senegal Senegal
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| 23-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

mali flag Mali
| 18-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

ph Philippines
| 11-Mar-2022 | COMPLEX EMERGENCIES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

ph Philippines
| 11-Mar-2022 | COMPLEX EMERGENCIES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

Ukraine Ukraine
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| 08-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (MSF) |

Somalia Somalia
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| 01-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

Somalia Somalia
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| 01-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |


 

An internally displaced person is someone who is forced to leave their home but who remains within their country's borders. They are often referred to as refugees, although they do not fall within the legal definitions of a refugee. Wikipedia

Country Description Events Persons
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GAZA ABYSS: CIVILIANS ARE DYING AT THE WORLD’S WATCH
AMMAN/EAST JERUSALEM,“As Gaza remains under heavy bombardment with Israel tightening its grip over the overpopulated Strip, it is left to the UN and humanitarians to protect… Full Story

| 15-Oct-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT, COMPLEX EMERGENCIES | ALERT a | Agency: UNRWA |

2,300,000
congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
Conflict Spillover Forces Mass Displacement in Northeastern DRC
Local reports have revealed a dire humanitarian crisis unfolding in the Faradje area, located in the northeastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Since September… Full Story

| 17-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

15,000
kenya flag Kenya
Crisis Escalates as Thousands Flee Conflict in Sudan
As of August 2023, a staggering 1,017,449 displaced individuals from Sudan have sought refuge in neighboring countries. These numbers include 285,300 in Egypt, 414,659 in Chad,… Full Story

| 01-Sep-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (IFRC) |

1,017,449
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Nearly 1,200 people affected by flooding in IDP site
On 9 August, heavy rain and strong winds hit the Sougri-Nonna temporary site in Kaya, affecting 1,165 people, including 986 children, 125 women and 54 men. This forced them to… Full Story

| 21-Aug-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

1,165
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Influx of Women and Children from Chad Strains CAR's Resources
Since May 2023, a significant influx of 37,273 women and children, including 5,617 Central African returnees, have arrived in the Central African Republic (CAR) from Chad. These… Full Story

| 09-Aug-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT, RETURNEES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

37,273
Ukraine Ukraine
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Catastrophic Destruction of Kakhovka Dam in Ukraine Leaves Communities Submerged
Bilozerka, Ukraine - U.N. officials who conducted an assessment of the Kakhovka dam in Ukraine have reported that the extent of the destruction is even more severe than previously… Full Story

| 09-Jun-2023 | Dam Damage, (IDP ) - ALERT | | Agency: (UNHCR) |

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Burkina Faso Tops List as World's Most Neglected Displacement Crisis, Reports Say
Burkina Faso has emerged as the world's most neglected displacement crisis, according to the annual report released by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) on June 1st. The report… Full Story

| 05-Jun-2023 | FOOD SECURITY, (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (OCHA) |

42,000
Mozambique Mozambique
nternational Organization for Migration (IOM) Reports Over 800,000 Internally Displaced People and Returnees in Northern Mozambique
Northern Mozambique, May 27, 2023 - The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has conducted a comprehensive Mobility Tracking Assessment in northern Mozambique, revealing… Full Story

| 27-May-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT, RETURNEES | ALERT a | Agency: (IOM) |

834,304
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Attacks by Armed Groups Claim Over 70 Lives, Trigger Displacement, and Threaten Food Security in Burkina Faso
Between May 15 and 21, non-state armed groups launched a series of attacks in Burkina Faso, resulting in the tragic loss of more than 70 lives. These attacks targeted the… Full Story

| 25-May-2023 | COMPLEX EMERGENCIES, (IDP ) - ALERT, FOOD SECURITY | ALERT a | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

7,000
congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
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OCHA Alerts To Worsening Humanitarin Crisis In The Democratic Republic Of Congo
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is facing a humanitarian crisis that has worsened over the past year due to an increase in violence and conflict. In response, the… Full Story

| 26-Feb-2023 | Fund Raising, (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (UNHCR) |

10,000,000
Somalia Somalia
VIOLENT ARMED CLASHES TRIGGER DISPLACEMENT
The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) has reported that the recent fighting has caused the displacement of over 126,000 individuals,… Full Story

| 07-Feb-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: The (UN) |

20,000
india India
India - Arrival of Myanmar nationals seeking refuge
The situation in Mizoram and Manipur regarding the Myanmar forcibly displaced people (FDP) continues to be a concern, with the number standing at 38,890 in Mizoram and 7,300 in… Full Story

| 04-Feb-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

36,190
hh Palestinian Territories
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Palestine - West Bank demolitions and displacement
According to the latest UN OCHA reporting, during the first eleven months of 2022 a total of 851 Palestinian-owned structures have been demolished or seized, including 86 EU-… Full Story

| 10-Jan-2023 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

966
congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
PERSISTING CHOLERA OUTBREAK IN DISPLACEMENT SITES IN NYIRAGONGO
Health authorities have reported at least 1,620 suspected cholera cases, including nine deaths, between 31 October and 25 December at internal displacements in Kanyaruchinya and… Full Story

| 30-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT, Cholera Outbreak | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

1,620
congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
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CALLS FOR THE RESPECT OF THE CIVIL HUMANITARIAN CHARACTER OF IDP SITES
In a statement on 14 December, humanitarian actors said they were concerned about the persisting disregard of the civilian and humanitarian character of internally displaced… Full Story

| 25-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (OCHA) |

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Rohingya crisis – Maritime movements
A boat carrying over 160 Rohingya refugees has been reported to be currently in distress at sea near the Nicobar islands (India). The boat has been adrift for weeks in the Andaman… Full Story

| 22-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

160
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UNHCR seeks urgent action to save lives on boat adrift in the Andaman sea
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is urging countries in the region to immediately rescue and safely disembark a group of Rohingya refugees in distress, reported to be drifting in a… Full Story

| 08-Dec-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (UNHCR) |

200
congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
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NEARLY 13,000 CIVILIANS DISPLACED IN TWO DAYS FOLLOWING ARMED CLASHES
According to the Committee of Displaced People, on 12 and 13 November, about 13,000 displaced persons were registered in various displacement sites in Nyiragongo territory, North… Full Story

| 22-Nov-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

13,000
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Kenya – New influx of refugees
Due to the ongoing drought and increased insecurity in Somalia, the Dadaab refugee camps are experiencing an emergency influx of new arrivals. UNHCR estimates that approximately 2… Full Story

| 04-Nov-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (UNHCR) |

66,000
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THE NUMBER OF NEWLY DISPLACED IN DORI RISES TO MORE THAN 29,000
In the wake of the 11 June non-state armed groups attack in Seytenga, northern Sahel region, the number of people newly displaced to Dori, the region s capital, rose to 29,205 by… Full Story

| 24-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

29,205
Mozambique Mozambique
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Increased insecurity and displacements
In Cabo Delgado, Non-State Armed Groups (NSAGs) have continued its march southward into the district of Chiure (5-12 June), threatening the provincial capital Pemba and attacking… Full Story

| 20-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

50,000
mali flag Mali
Killing of civilians and displacements
In the Menaka region since March 2022 continuous conflicts between non state armed groups, armed signatory movements and armed forces have been causing hundreds of deaths among… Full Story

| 17-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT, COMPLEX EMERGENCIES | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

107,000
congo kin Congo - Kinshasa
DRC Congo Suffers Further internally Displaced Refugees
Violence intensified in Eastern DRC between the Congolese Army and the M23 rebel movement. The town of Bunagana (in North Kivu Province), a hub of cross-border trade was… Full Story

| 15-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (FAO) |

25,000
ymn Yemen
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Migration
At least 27,800 migrants have crossed from the Horn of Africa (HoA) to war-torn Yemen during the first 5 months of 2022, surpassing the estimated 27,700 migrants that arrived in… Full Story

| 05-Jun-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

27,800
ngr Niger
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Insecurity in Tillaberi region leading to new population displacements
Since May 1st, a new wave of violence against civilian populations has been conducted by Non-State Armed Groups in Tillaberi region, at the border with Burkina Faso. Over the last… Full Story

| 26-May-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

2,530,000
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Population displacement
Over 24,000 irregular migrants entered Honduras between January and April 2022, mostly Cubans (70%), Nicaraguans and Venezuelans.  In recent weeks, this flow of irregular… Full Story

| 13-May-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: AAH |

24,000
colombia Colombia
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Violence and insecurity
In response to the extradition to the US of the drug kingpin “Otoniel”, the Gaitanist Self-Defence Forces of Colombia (AGC) declared an “armed strike” (shutdown) starting from 5… Full Story

| 12-May-2022 | Restrained, (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

45,000
hh Palestinian Territories
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West Bank demolitions and displacement
Israel’s policy of demolitions, evictions and displacement continues unabated. According to UN-OCHA’s February report, the monthly average number of people displaced and of… Full Story

| 09-Apr-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

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Uganda Uganda
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Thousands flee into Uganda following clashes in DR Congo
This is a summary of what was said by Joel Boutroue, UNHCR’s Representative to Uganda, to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today’s press briefing at the Palais des Nations… Full Story

| 02-Apr-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (UNHCR) |

46,000
Gambia Gambia
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OVER 6,350 DISPLACED IN THE GAMBIA
According to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in Banjul, at least 6,350 internally displaced people and refugees have been registered in the Foni Kansala area of… Full Story

| 29-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (OCHA) |

6,350
ngr Niger
Massacre against civilians resulting in massive displacements
Since 8 March 2022, the Ménaka region in eastern Mali, at the border with Niger, has seen heavy fighting between armed groups signatories to the 2015 peace agreement (the Movement… Full Story

| 25-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

17,000
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Dnipro Kids seeks accommodation for Ukrainian child refugees
At Dnipro Kids we have been overwhelmed by the incredible kindness and generosity shown by a huge amount of individuals, companies and organisations in the weeks since Russia… Full Story

| 24-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: Dnipro Kids |

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Senegal Senegal
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Displacement of people
In Senegal,  a new security operation launched by the army against the separatist movement MFDC (Mouvement des forces démocratiques de Casamance) in the south of the country, at… Full Story

| 23-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

6,000
mali flag Mali
Violent fighting in Northern Mali
Since 8 March 2022, in the Ménaka region, at the border with Niger, violent fighting has broken out between armed movements signatories to the 2015 peace agreement (the Movement… Full Story

| 18-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

2,700
Ukraine Ukraine
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Russia's war on Ukraine
Following over 2 weeks of siege, the humanitarian situation in Mariupol is critical with an estimated 300 000 people stranded in the heavily shelled city, with no access to gas,… Full Story
25,200
ph Philippines
Armed conflict in Lanao Del Sur
Armed conflict between the Armed Forces of the Philippines and non-state armed actors erupts along the borders of Municipality of Maguing and Poona Bayabao, Lanao del Sur. Aerial… Full Story

| 11-Mar-2022 | COMPLEX EMERGENCIES, (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

14,000
Ukraine Ukraine
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Norwegian Refugee Council launches aid plan to support 800,000 people in need
The Norwegian Refugee Council today launches its humanitarian response plan for the next six-months, aiming to reach 800,000 people inside Ukraine and neighbouring countries. “… Full Story

| 08-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (NRC) |

800,000
Ukraine Ukraine
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‘Humanitarian corridors’ leading to Russia or Belarus rejected by Kyiv
Ukraine president dismisses Moscow’s proposed routes for civilian evacuation as ‘completely immoral’ Kyiv has rejected an offer from Moscow to create “humanitarian corridors”… Full Story

| 08-Mar-2022 | EXPLOSION, (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: Local Gov |

100,000
Ukraine Ukraine
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A Race against Time for Odessa
What is the situation in Odessa?  Part of the population fled the city towards the Moldovan border. Those who remain do not move much. Moving around is complicated due to the… Full Story

| 08-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (MSF) |

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WCK is serving thousands of fresh meals to Ukrainian families
WCK is serving thousands of fresh meals to Ukrainian families fleeing home as well as those who remain in the country. On February 24, Russia launched a large-scale military… Full Story

| 03-Mar-2022 | FOOD SECURITY, (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: World Central Kitchen (WCK) |

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Somalia Somalia
somalia droubt
Extreme drought, displacement
The ongoing drought has already displaced over 568,300 people. In January 2022, movements increased by 245% when compared to December 2021, with a total of 310,313 people… Full Story

| 01-Mar-2022 | (IDP ) - ALERT, DROUGHT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (DG ECHO) |

3,600,000
Panama Panama
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Safe routes urgently needed for thousands of migrants crossing the Darién Gap
Migrants attempting to cross the dangerous Darién Gap between Colombia and Panama continue to endure extreme violence at the hands of criminal gangs, said the international… Full Story

| 19-Nov-2021 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ONGOING gg | Agency: (MSF) |

3,475
et Ethiopia
iom
IOM Counts Excess of 131,000 Internally Displaced Persons in Northern Ethiopia Crisis
DTM staff are gathering data at a collective center hosting IDPs in Shire © IOM 2021 Addis Ababa – Over 131,000 people are displaced in 39 accessible locations in Ethiopia’s… Full Story

| 09-Mar-2021 | (IDP ) - ALERT | ALERT a | Agency: (IOM) |

131,000

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