Bangladesh — Needs and Population Monitoring Report 2 (April 2017)

Contact
NPM Bangladesh, npmbangladesh@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Bangladesh
Period Covered
Apr 17 2017
May 02 2017
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Baseline Assessment

Summary

A total of 62 sites were assessed. 150,000 undocumented Myanmar nationals (UMNs) in 300,000 households were identified in 2 upazilas of Cox’s Bazar district, including 74,000 new arrivals since October 2016. Among those assessed, 49.9% are women and girls. It was estimated that around 5,000 UMNs arrived from Myanmar in April 2017. There are sporadic internal movement, large inflows were observed from host ocmmunities and other makeshift settlements towards Balukhali and Kutupalong.