Somalia — Displacement Situation Report Wanla Weyn (October 2017)

Contact
DTM Somalia, IOMSomaliaDTM@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Somalia
Period Covered
Aug 18 2017
Sep 18 2017
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Event Tracking

Summary

Drought and insecurity has caused many in Lower Shabelle region to flee their rural homes into more urban areas. Wanla Weyn town, as the center of Wanla Weyn district is host to over 20,000 displaced individuals, many living on the outer periphery of the town. Since May 2017, DTM Somalia has rolled out its Emergency Tracking Tools (ETT) to have a better grasp of where IDP communities live, their numbers and priority needs. The geo-referenced dataset will contribute to an inter-agency Master-list of IDP sites.