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Displaced population tracked by DTM in Libya
Latest IDP estimates (conflict) from IDMC
197,398
In Libya, IDMC GRID Dec 2017
Total population in Libya
As of 2015 World Bank
Region
Middle East and North Africa

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

The publication presents DTM's Round 18 complete information packages on Libya's IDP and Returnee Populations. DTM's Round 18 covers the period of mid February to March 2018, delivering a comprehensive Mobility Tracking report on Libya's IDP & Returnee population. 

In March 2018, the Displacement Tracking Matrix Libya (DTM) conducted a demographic and socio-economic survey of the Tawergha internally displaced person (IDP) population living in IDP settlements across Libya.

This publication presents DTM’s Round 18 key findings on Libya’s IDP & Returnee populations. DTM’s Round 18 covers the period of late February and March 2018.

Published on a bi-weekly basis, the Displacement Event Tracker reports on incidents related to IDPs, returnees and migrants, especially in regards to large population movement updates.

As a result of continued armed clashes in the city of Sebha, 720 households (approximately 3,600 individuals) have been displaced to the Muhallas of Al minshiyah (530 HH), Sakra-Mahdia (140 HH) and Ubari (50 HH).

IDPs continue to wait in order to return to their community of origin as their number increases. Currently, more than 2,200 individuals are reported to be in Qararat Al-Katf and Harawa informal settlements.

This is an interactive profile generator that displays snapshots of each of Libya’s 100 baladiyas gathered through DTM Libya’s Mobility Tracking assessments. Basic multisectorial data on the baladiya is presented in addition to data on IDPs, returnees and and migrants in the baladiya.

Tawerghan IDPs are facing multiple challenges that continue to prevent them from returning to their homes. School holidays have been underway since the 23rd February, resulting in a consistent increase in the number of IDPs in the camps.

Published on a bi-weekly basis, the Displacement Event Tracker reports on incidents related to IDPs, returnees and migrants, especially in regards to large population movement updates.

This publication presents DTM’s Round 17 complete information packages on Libya’s Migrant and IDP & Returnee populations.

This publication presents DTM’s Round 17 key findings on Libya’s Migrant and IDP & Returnee populations.

In Bani Waleed, on 4th of February 600 Tawerghan IDP households were displaced in Qrart Alkataf as they attempted to return to Tawergha. In addition, On 14th February a road accident occurred involving 180 migrants resulting in 39 casualties and 19 victims.

Since August 2011, approximately 40,000 IDPs have been displaced from Tawergha.

In Tripoli, On 15th of January, heavy attacks were reported in Mitiga International Airport. In Benghazi, On 8th of January, In Thawra Echaabia muhalla 400 returnee families were reported as residing in schools. The main needs have been reported as shelter and medical assistance.

This is an interactive profile generator that displays snapshots of each of Libya’s 100 baladiyas gathered through D

On 3 December, DTM observed an increase in migrants entering  Libya via Ghadamis, with the main nationalities being Bigerian, Malian, Senegalese and Nigerien. On the following day, landmines in Benghazi caused ten deaths.

In October and November 2017 DTM Libya interviewed 1,366 key informants across 100 Baladiyas and 657 Muhallas. A total of 192,762 IDPs were identified. The threat of violence from conflict and the presence of armed groups was the main driver of displacement for 93% of the displaced population.

In October and November 2017 DTM Libya interviewed 1,366 key informants across 100 Baladiyas and 657 Muhallas. A total of 192,762 IDPs were identified. The threat of violence from conflict and the presence of armed groups was the main driver of displacement for 93% of the displaced population.

This is an interactive profile generator that displays snapshots of each of Libya’s 100 baladiyas gathered through DTM Libya’s Mobility Tracking assessments.

On 7 November 2017, 400 families returned to Sabratha. On the same day, clasehes started in Al Maya, Muhallah Maamoura and are ongoing. On 2 November 2017, 500 families were disaplced from AlAzizyah to different muhallas within the same baladiya. 

During Round 8, DTM Libya identified 294,436 IDPs across 661 muhallas and 100 baladiyas.

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