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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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Biometric registration was carried out for IDPs in the Juba UN House Protection of Civilians (PoC) sites 1 and 3 from 19 September to 7 October 2016. A total of 38,874 individuals or 14,925 households were registered.

DTM identified 198,889 internally displaced persons (35,630 households) and 36,068 returnees (6,946 households). 92% of the displaced population was displaced by the insurgency and 8% by flooding and other natural disasters.

Patterns of internal displacement in Somalia are diverse: short and long-term, single or multiple events, protracted or newly emerging, in both rural and urban areas. This diversity needs to be reflected for appropriate solutions to be developed and pursued.

Displacement in Papua New Guinea (PNG) occurs largely as a result of tribal fights due to land, natural disasters and or the economic situation of families. With at least 40 incidences of emergencies and disasters having been recorded in PNG between 2013 and 2016, such incidences contributed to t

The total number of returnees from January 2016 to October 2016 was 25,262 individuals. DTM recorded 777 returnees in the month of October 2016.

Ce document présente des données relatives au nombre de personnes déplacées dans le contexte de la crise nigérianne, identifiées au sein de 130 sites de déplacement dans huit sous-préfectures de la Région du Lac au Tchad.

Ceci est une carte récapulative de 42 sites de déplacement hébergeant 171,933 personnes déplacées dans la province, Nord-Kivu.

Ceci est une carte récapulative montrant la provenance de personnes déplacées dans les provinces Nord  et Sud Kivu.

En septembre 2016, les données ont été collectées sur les personnes déplacées internes dans sept (7) provinces avec des informations fournies par 314 informateurs-clés dans les provinces ciblées.

The objective of the National Monitoring System (NMS) in Ukraine, drawing on DTM approaches, is to support the Government of Ukraine in collecting and analyzing information on the socioeconomic characteristics of IDPs and IDP households as well as on challenges that IDPs are facing.

From the start of January 2014 through 13 October 2016, the DTM identified 3,233,832 internally displaced individuals (538,972 families). This maps shows the sizes of IDP population residing in 3 main shelter categories (private, critical, camp plus unknown).

From the start of January 2014 through 13 October 2016, the DTM has identified 3,233,832 internally displaced individuals (538,972 families). This map shows locations where IDPs are currently residing, as well as overall concentrations across the country.

As of 13 October 2016, the DTM has identified 3,233,832 IDPs (538,972 families) displaced since January 2014, dispersed across 106 districts and 3,771 locations in Iraq. For the same period, the DTM has identified 1,004,724 returnees (i.e. 167,454 families).

A la date du 30 Septembre 2016, les partenaires de la CMP ont comptabilisé 56 729 rapatriés, ce qui correspond à une augmentation de 4 701 personnes par rapport aux données d’août 2016 (52.028 Rapatriés1).

Este documento incluye los perfiles de 106 refugios despues del terremoto ocurrido en la costa de Ecuador con epicentro en Pedernales y subsecuentes réplicas.

Flow monitoring points are placed at known migrant passing points along the Niger migratory route. Data is collected daily at FMPs to inform migrant movements and profiles. The data collected provides a snapshot of migrant movements through the region.

Depuis Août 2016, le gouvernement du Niger met en oeuvre des mesures plus strictes pour contrôler la migration irrégulière.

In Round 6, DTM Mobility Tracking located and identified 313,236 IDP individuals (62,322 households) currently present in 94 areas across the country.

57,926 IDPs (12,254 households) have been identified by the DTM in September 2016 in the 7 targeted provinces. The number of persons displaced by natural disasters has increased by 15% between August and September 2016.

More than 5 years after the devastating 12 January 2010 earthquake, an estimated 14,593 households, or 55,107 individuals are still residing in 31 IDP sites in the earthquake affected communes.

The total number of returnees since January 2016 to September 2016 was 23,766. DTM recorded 941 returneed in the month of September 2016.

Cumulatively since the first week of June 2015 to 29 September 2016, 84,405 households representing 143,094 individuals have crossed the border into Haitian territory. 34.3% were female while 65.7% were male. 2,273 presumed unaccompanied minors were identified.

Ce document présente des données relatives au nombre de personnes déplacées dans le contexte de la crise nigérianne, identifiées au sein de 130 sites de déplacement dans huit sous-préfectures de la Région du Lac au Tchad.

En août 2016, DTM a identifié 59 758 PDI dans sept provinces. La plupart des PDI résident dans la province de Makamba (13 255 PDI soit 2 651 ménages). 58% des PDI ont été déplacées en raison de la situation socio-politique et 40% ont été déplacées à la suite désatrses naturels.

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