Middle East and North Africa
- Current DTM operation
- Previously active DTM operation or flow monitoring operations
- Administrative division with available number of displaced persons
- Site assessed by DTM
- Event tracking
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During the month of August 2017, IOM DTM teams conducted 17 field missions, covering 140 sites/villages, to register and verify different caseloads of IDPs, returnees, refugees and affected host communities in the states of North Darfur, South Darfur, Central Darfur, South Kordofan, and West Kord
During the reporting period, DTM identified a total of 182,842 IDP families comprised of 1,097,052 individuals who are currently still displaced.
On 20 August 2017 the military operations to retake Telafar and surrounding areas were launched.
This overview highlights that 36,612 IDPs transited through Hammam Al Aliel screening site since 9 July 2017.
As of 31 August 2017, the DTM has identified 3,259,872 internally displaced persons (543,312 families) displaced after January 2014, dispersed across 99 districts and 3,734 locations in Iraq.
As of 12 September 2017, DTM identified 138,290 IDP families (827,740 individuals) currently still displaced. Of these, the majority originated in Mosul district (740,034 individuals).
This Emergency Tracking (ET) system tracks displacement along the Mosul Corridor as of 10 September 2017.
During the reporting period, DTM identified a total of 182,188 IDP families comprised of 1,093,128 individuals who are currently still displaced. Tha main districts of displacement include Mosul with 642,450 IDPs and Al-Hamdaniya with 124,128 IDPs.
As of 5 September 2017, DTM identified 138,968 IDP families (833,808 individuals) currently still displaced. Of these, the majority originated in Mosul district (744,180 individuals).
Clashes on the 14th of August between households in Jinan Attiyah muhalla resulted in the displacement of 25 to 30 families to Al nassr and Al jadidah muhallas. On the 20th of August 102 migrants arrived in Alkhums from Zliten baladiya with their intended destination being Italy.
.في بنغازي تستمر الاشتباكات في محلة اخريبيش بين الجيش والجماعات المسلحة من يوم 15 اغسطس
.في درنة: يوم 09 اغسطس، وضع الجيش الوطني الليبي قيودا على التنقل حول درنة
In July and August 2017 DTM Libya interviewed 1,258 key informants across 100 Baladiyas and 657 Muhallas. A total of 204,458 IDPs were identified.
This Emergency Tracking (ET) system tracks displacement along the Mosul Corridor as of 28 August 2017.
As of 29 August 2017, it was found that a total of 138,880 families or 833,280 individuals have been internally displaced, with a large majority (95%) being displaced to the Ninewa Governorate. Among them, 743,634 migrants originated from Mosul, while 57,192 migrants came from Al-Ba'aj.
This Flow Monitoring Point (FMP) was established in Diffra, in the northern part of Abyei.
From 18 October to 24 August 2017, a total of 181,815 IDP families (1,090,890 individuals) have been displaced as a result of the Mosul Operations.
A map inicating the location of IDP populations in South Kordofan State (July 2017).
On 29 March 2017, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) issued an official statement declaring that all irregular migrants in the country must leave voluntarily within an established 90-day amnesty period.
This Emergency Tracking (ET) system is a crisis-based tool aimed at tracking sudden displacement or return movements caused by the Mosul operations which started on 17 October 2016.
This Emergency Tracking (ET) system tracks displacement along the Mosul Corridor as of 21 August 2017. The dashboard merges three ET datasets and records a total of 181,183 internally displaced families.
The flow monitoring figures provide an indication of the cumulative number of IDPs displaced from west Mosul. They do not reflect the current number of IDPs from west Mosul who are still displaced, as some might have returned.
DTM identified 139,768 IDP families (838,608 individuals) who are currently displaced and 41,826 returnee families (250,956 individuals). 48% of the displaced population is living in unknown shelter arrangements and 33% are living in emergency sites or camps.
As of 31 July 2017, the DTM has identified 3,295,602 internally displaced persons (549,267 families) displaced after January 2014, dispersed across 104 districts and 3,745 locations in Iraq. For the same period, DTM has identified 2,071,980 returnees (345,330 families).
Ninewa governorate hosts the largest IDP population (31% or 1,025,736 individuals) and reports a very high rate of intra-governorate displacement, with 99% of IDPs originally from the same governorate.