Afghanistan

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Displaced population tracked by DTM in Afghanistan
Latest IDP estimates from IDMC
2,597,897
In Afghanistan, IDMC GRID Dec 2018
Total population in Afghanistan
As of 2018 World Bank
Region
Asia and the Pacific

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  • Administrative division with available number of displaced persons
  • Site assessed by DTM

Base map from Google and country shapes from ESRI are for illustration purposes only. Names and boundaries do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by IOM.

Inflows of newly-arrived IDPs peaked at over 1,100 families per week in the week of 28 September and 5 October. There was a sharp, 74% decrease from 5 to 19 October. There was a modest

Through Flow Monitoring Points (FMPs) installed on major routes connecting to Herat City, IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) has been monitoring inflows of drought-affected IDPs, since 9 September 2018.

In Afghanistan, DTM employs the Baseline Mobility Assessment tool, designed to track mobility, determine the population sizes and locations of forcibly displaced people, reasons for displacement, places of origin, d

Over the reporting period, IOM maintained three strategically placed flow monitoring points (FMPs), where DTM teams monitor inflows and ouflows of IDPs, identify and register drought-affected IDP families, and provide newly arriving families with IDP Cards to facili

Currently, 3 strategically placed FMPs remain, where DTM teams monitor incoming and outgoing flows of IDPs, identify and register drought-affected IDP families, and provide newly arriving families with IDP cards to facilitate their registration for humanitarian assistance.

The role of IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) within the humanitarian drought response is to monitor inflows of IDPs arriving in Herat, identify and register only the newly arriving IDP caseload, and report/share the information with humanitarian partners to facilitate onward registration

IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) team mobilized to respond to critical levels of internal displacement, caused by what is being described as the worst drought in Afghanistan in decades.

[This report is in Dari.]

The following document is a compilation of maps providing a country overview on the following topics and population groups: 

- Baseline Mobility Assessment | Settlement Level | Total Inflow (Returnees and IDPs)

The following compilation of maps provides information on the village population as of June 2018, by province. 

The following three maps present information on the number of total returnees from abroad, in Central, Eastern and Southeast Afghanistan, Northern and Northeast Afghanistan, as well as in Western and Southern Afghanistan. 

 

 

In Afghanistan, DTM employs the Baseline Mobility Assessment tool, designed to track mobility, determine the population sizes and locations of forcibly displaced people, reasons for displacement, places of origin, d

The following document is the baseline assessment form used for the Baseline Mobility Assessments conducted by DTM Afghanistan. 

The following maps provide information on the number of returnees from abroad in different districts of the Baghlan Province, Afghanistan. 

 

 

The two maps contained in this document provide information on refugee individuals and families in Afghanistan as of March 2018.

These two maps provide information on the total number of Afghan returnees from Pakistan and Iran, as well as the number of Afghan returnees by status (documented or undocumented), as of March 2018.

The two maps provide information on IDPs and Returnees gathered during DTM's Baseline Mobility Assessment exercise conducted between January and March 2018. 

These three maps provide information about nomad familiaies and nomad individuals in Afghanistan as of March 2018.

These two maps provide information on the total inflows of IDPs and Returnees in Afghanistan as of March 2018. 

These maps provide details on settlements in each of the 7 districts in the Afghan province of Kunduz, as found during DTM's B2 assessment exercise, as of March 2018.

These three maps provide an overview of IDP and Returnee settlements in Afghanistan, as found during DTM's Baseline Mobility Assessments conducted between January and March 2018.

These maps provide details on settlements in each of the 5 districts in the Afghan province of Laghman, as found during DTM's B2 assessment exercise, as of March 2018.

These fifteen maps provide information on settlements in every of the 15 provinces of Afghanistan, as found during DTM's Baseline Mobility Assessments Exercise conducted between January and March 2018.

These maps provide details on settlements in each of the 7 districts in the Afghan province of Logar, as found during DTM's B2 assessment exercise, as of December 2017.

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