Internal Displacement Current Affairs, GK & News

IDMC-ADB report: southwest monsoon lasting longer, displacing millions in South Asia

The recently released joint report of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) raised concerns regarding long southwest monsoon causing large-scale displacement of masses in South Asia. Key findings The report found that southwest monsoon is lasting longer than its season and overlapping with the northeast monsoon, causing more severe ..

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UNHCR 2022 Global Trends Report

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) published its “2022 annual Global Trends Report” recently. Findings of the report The report noted that, 100 million people were forced to go back to their homes in 2021, due to violence, war in Ukraine, food insecurity, human rights abuses, climate crisis, and other emergencies from Africa to ..

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GRID 2020 Report released by IDMC

The 2020 edition of the GRID report listed India as the country with highest level of internal displacement in 2019. Highlights The GRID or Global Report on Internal Displacement was recently released by IDMC. It reported that 50.8 million people were internally displaced in 2019. Most of this was due to violent conflicts while a ..

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