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Data Science and Ethics Group

Group SummaryBuilding on recent work and attention on ethical humanitarian data science, the Data Science and Ethics Group (hence referred as “the group”) gathers key actors involved in data science…

Resource 2019-07-22T12:00:00

DTM & Partners Toolkit

DTM data are shared with humanitarian actors to inform response. DTM and most Global Clusters, AoRs and WGs have jointly developed tools to support cooperation in the field and obtain DTM data that…

Resource 2018-11-16T12:00:00

Displacement Tracking Matrix Educational Materials

The displacement of people within their own countries is a matter of increased concern worldwide, most especially among those involved in humanitarian work.  “The Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM)…

Reference 2018-04-27T12:00:00

DTM Vacancies

Iraq: Project Officer (Displacement, Tracking & Monitoring (DTM))Iraq: DTM Coordinator (Displacement Tracking Matrix)

Key Resource 2018-03-27T12:00:00

Timeline of DTM activation

This visualization shows the countries where DTM has been active since its inception. By 2018, DTM has been active in over 70 countries tracking human mobility in natural disaster, conflict and mixed…

Reference 2018-03-12T12:00:00

Methodological Framework used in Displacement Tracking Matrix Operations for Quantifying Displacement and Mobility

DTM’s effectiveness in meeting varying objectives in a diverse range of contexts relies on its ability to maintain a lightweight, flexible and modular structure, enabling quick adjustments and…

Methods 2017-12-05T12:00:00

Feedback on

The new global DTM website launched in November 2017 contains site and area specific information on displaced populations, links to reports and datasets for DTM operations worldwide. We want your…

Technology 2017-11-09T12:00:00

DTM team and key facts

Reference 2017-11-08T12:00:00

Prepositioning relief: Using a random walk model to predict the distribution of IDPs in Nigeria

Random walk is a mathematical modelling technique used in many scientific fields to model seemingly random behavior. Displacement in conflict scenarios, in contrast to displacement induced by rapid-…

Methods 2017-11-07T12:00:00

Guidance and Best Practices: Humanitarian Data Protection

IOM’s Data Protection Principles were developed in 2009 to assist IOM staff in handling personal data. However, due to rapid changes in technology and new threats to data protection, staff requested…

Methods 2017-11-07T12:00:00

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The following document presents a compilation of profiles of all sites in Adamawa assessed during DTM Round 21.

This is a compilation of all site profiles in Yobe identified in Round 21.

This document provides a list of sites assessed during DTM Round 21 in November (22 January — 2 Febraury 2018).

This round of Site Assessments identified 709,156 IDPs in 257 camps and camp-like settings. 55% of IDPs are female and 45% are male.

This is a compilation of all site profiles in Borno identified in Round 21.

1,782,490 displaced individuals were identified in DTM Round 21 in Nigeria.This document provides the list of wards assessed and the numbers of individuals and households identified in each, organised by State and Local Government Area (LGA). 

This displacement dashboard determines the status, locations, and needs of people displaced by the ongoing conflict in Northeast Nigeria. Assessments were carried out between 22 January 2018 and 2 February 2018.

This is a compilation of all site profiles in Taraba identified in Round 21.

The DTM dashboard for the month of January 2018 covers all 18 provinces of Burundi and identifies 175,936 internally displaced persons (IDPs) and 39,174 households. 82% if the identified population are women and youth under 18 years. Natural disasters are the main displacement reason (70%).

The DTM Emergency Tracking Tool (ETT) was deployed to track and provide up to date information on sudden displacement and population movements.

Le dashboard DTM du mois de janvier 2018 couvre toutes les 18 provinces du Burundi. La DTM a identifié 175.936  personnes déplacées internes (PDI) et 39.175 ménages déplacés au mois de janvier.

IOM conducted flow monitoring at Protection of Civilian (PoC) and Wau collective sites. Flow monitoring captures the movement dynamics of the displaced population in the country.

Ce document donne des informations sur les urgences au Burundi pour la semaine du 28 janvier au 3 février 2018. La DTM a identifié 1.886 personnes affectées réparties dans 433 ménages.[EN]

285 undocumented Afghan individuals returned to Afghanistan through the Torkham border crossing whilst 235 individuals used the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 520 (102 families).

DTM has been monitoring displacement movements from West Anbar governorate, particularly the districts of Ana, Al Ka’im and Ru’a, since January 2017.

20,752 displaced individuals comprising 7,621 households in 61 displacement sites were identified in Tigray region. These figures represent an increase of 1,317 in the total individuals (4%), households (4.8%) and sites (3%) since round 7. Only 7 of the 61 sites opened in 2017.

IOM's Displacement Tracking Matrix has been monitoring displacement movements since 15 October 2017, when Iraqi security forces began moving into disputed areas that had previously been held by Kurdish forces.

772,242 displaced individuals comprising 124,982 households in 369 displacement sites were identified in Oromia region, which represents an increase of 46% in individuals and 53% in households. 79% of sites opened in 2017 and 27% of sites reported no access to food.

In the Gambella Region, DTM identified 21,570 displaced individuals comprising 4,314 households in 21 displacement sites. These figures represent an increase of 1,578 individuals (8%), 490 households (13%) but a decrease of 2 sites (-9%) since round 7 (September/October 2017).

806,913 displaced individuals comprising 118,719 households in 331 displacement sites were identified in Somali region. These figures represent an increase of 123,692 in the total individuals (18%), households (11%) and sites (4%) since round 7. 68% sites opened in 2017.

IOM began collecting data on IDP movements in and out of the two main IDP sites in Dolow: Kabasa (population: 5,500 HHs) and Qansaxlay (population: 2,900 HHs).

This document displays the site outlines for the following displacement sites: Jamtoli, Chakmarkul, Unchiprang, Shamlapur, Teknaf, and Kutupalong/Balukhali Expansion Site – Kutupalong RC.

The Rohingya influx in Cox’s Bazar has put pressure on the district’s Bangladeshi community, particularly in the upazilas of Teknaf and Ukhia where the Rohingya now constitute at least one third of the total population.

Depuis février 2016, l'OIM Niger effectue un suivi des flux migratoires sure deux points dans la région d'Agadez au Niger. Les points de suivi des flux migratoires actuellement actifs se trouvent à Séguédine et Arlit, deux villes de la région d'Agadez.

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