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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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Since February 2016, IOM Niger has been carrying out flow monitoring of migrants at two points in Niger in the region of Agadez. 8,424 incoming individuals were observed in FMPs and 6,524 outgoing individuals were observed in FMPs during the month of January.

The site profile was conducted for a camp in the town of Mutimbuzi, Rural Bujumbura. 958 IDPs comprising 102 households were present at the camp during the period of survey. There was one functional water service on site which could provide 20 liters of water per person per day.

IOM profiled 840 individuals (224 households) among whom were 223 children under the age of five years in seven villages in its surroundings and 16 neighbourhoods within Ndélé. 44% of the displaced population were returnees from Chad whilst 14% came from Bria and Bambari.

DTM identified 26,868 IDP families comprised of 161,208 individuals. The majority of the identified individuals (126,126) originated from Mosul. 134,802 people were living in camps/emergency settings and 24,600 people were living in private settings. 

Between 12—19 January 1,886 individuals were observed crossing the border into Haitian territory.

DTM recorded a cumulative total of 187,986 IDP’s and 28,980 returnees within this period. 98% of the IDPs are displaced within the district of Ninewa. 71% are in emergency camps, 15% are in private accommodation, 13% are at emergency sites. 

As of 15 January 2017, the total number of IDPs in the UN Mission in South Sudan’s Protection of Civilians (PoC) site in Bentiu was 120,079 individuals. The first round January 2017 population count was held in Bentiu PoC from 13 to 15 January 2017.

Currently over 119,000 people are seeking protection in this site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working together with the community to improve the living condition in the PoC area.

Cumulatively from the first week of June 2015 to 26 January 2017, 101,893 households representing 168,810 individuals have crossed the border into Haitian territory. 33.9% were female while 66.1% were male. 2,744 presumed unaccompanied minors were identified.

This document lists all the sites assessed in DTM Round 14 including the site ID, site name, state, Local Government Area, ward name, number of households and number of individuals.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Taraba state, Nigeria.

Ceci est une carte récapulative de 41 sites de déplacement hébergeant 154,534 personnes déplacées dans la province, Nord-Kivu. 

This document lists all the wards assessed in DTM Round 14 by state and Local Government Area, showing the total number of displaced individuals and households identified.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Yobe state, Nigeria.

1,099,509 returnees to Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states were identified. 64,151 (5.8%) are Nigerian refugees from Chad and Cameroon.

This document contains the site profiles for all displacement sites identified in Borno state, Nigeria.

Les points de suivi des flux sont placés dans des endroits de passages sur la route migratoire du Niger.

DTM identified 26,710 IDP families comprised of 160,260 individuals. The majority of the identified individuals (127,452) originated from Mosul. 135,720 people were living in camps/emergency settings and 22,794 people were living in private settings. 

La Matrice de suivi des Déplacements (DTM en anglais) a été lancée au Burundi en Septembre 2015 par l’Organisation Internationale pour les Migrations pour suivre et évaluer efficacement de manière systématique les mouvements de population à l’intérieur du pays.

Currently 26,488 families remain displaced (158,928 individuals). 3,882 families (32,292 individual IDPs) have returned. Between the updates of 12 and 19 January, Mosul district recorded an increase of 28% in the number of IDPs.

Within the covered period, the total number of identified IDPs decreased by 2%, i.e. by 68,142 individuals. Despite the general decrease in the number of IDPs due to ongoing return movements, two governorates recorded a remarkable increase in identified IDPs (Ninewa +10% and Salah al-Din +3%).

Ce document présente des données relatives au nombre de personnes déplacées dans le contexte de la crise nigérianne, identifiées au sein de 137 sites de déplacement dans huit sous-préfectures de la Région du Lac au Tchad.

[SP]Este reporte se basa en 1,300 entrevistas que fueron realizadas con varias organizationes gubernamentales y no-gubernamentales entre agosto y octubre del 2016.

A la date du 31 Décembre 2016, les partenaires de la Commission Mouvement de Populations (CMP) ont comptabilisé 56 594 rapatriés, ce qui correspond à une augmentation de 1055 personnes par rapport aux données du mois d’octobre 2016 (55 539 Rapatriés).

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