Sudan — Emergency Event Tracking Flash Update Ag Geneina, West Darfur 019

DTM Sudan;
Snapshot Date
Jun 27 2021
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Event Tracking


DTM teams activated EET to monitor the displacement of individuals affected by inter-communal conflict between Masalit and Arab tribes. Clashes initially erupted on 16 January 2021 in the Krinding area of Ag Geneina town, West Darfur. on 3rd April 2021, inter-communal conflict escalated in the Hai Eljabal area of Ag Geneina town, West Darfur, resulting in additional displacement. For more information, please see EET_Ag Geneina, West Darfur_018. The nineteenth update estimates a total number of 105,114 individuals (21,025 households) seeking shelter in Ag Geneina and its surrounding villages. The IDP caseload was displaced from Krinding 1 and 2 IDP camps (38%), Hai Eljabal area (23%), Sultan House (11%) and other sites nearby (28%). Since the eighteenth update, there has been a decrease of 2 per cent in the number of displaced persons. On 26 May, IOM participated in a joint rapid verification exercise with the Humanitarian Aid Commission (HAC), WFP, WR, WCC, IAS and UNHCR to verify displaced caseloads across 48 sites in Ag Geneina town as reflected in the previous update.