Displacement Tracking Matrix Educational Materials

Displacement Tracking Matrix Educational Materials

Apr 27 2018 Reference

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) is a system to track and monitor the displacement and population mobility. It is designed to regularly and systematically capture, process and disseminate information to provide a better understanding of the movements and evolving needs of displaced populations, whether on-site or en route.”

The following material provides a brief presentation which can be used to increase partners knowledge an understanding of DTM.


Introduction to DTM presentation

Introducing DTM presentation script

Exercise sheet Migration Flows

Daniel Szabo,
Preparedness and Response Division (PRD) | Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM)
Department of Operations and Emergencies (DOE) 
International Organization for Migration (IOM) 
The UN Migration Agency
dszabo@iom.int or dtmsupport@iom.int 


Thomas R. Mueller, Ph.D., GISP 
Geography Professor, California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA
Geospatial Graduate Studies Professor, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

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