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Displaced population tracked by DTM in South Sudan
Latest IDP estimates (conflict) from IDMC
1,898,699
In South Sudan, IDMC GRID Dec 2017
Total population in South Sudan
As of 2015 World Bank
Region
East Africa and the Horn of Africa

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

DTM interviewed 1,473 households representing 4,315 individuals (62% women and girls) entering or exiting Wau Protection of Civilians site Adjacent Area (PoC AA site) between 1 September and 30 November 2018.

DTM keeps track of movement into and out of Malakal Protection of Civilian (PoC) site. DTM interviewed 3,519 households representing 3,898 individuals from September to November 2018.

DTM interviewed 2,127 households representing 4,234 travelling individuals crossing into and out of Bentiu Protection of Civilians site (PoC) site, Malakal PoC site and Wau PoC Adjacent Area (AA) site during the reporting period.

An influx of South Sudanese nationals from Ethiopian refugee camps in Gambella to Upper Nile State, has been the result of communal clashes involving transnational ethnic groups constituted of both host community and South Sudanese refugees.

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) team in South Sudan began the exercise in early September with a two-day Temporary Registration (T-REG), which enabled the organization to quickly determine, which persons are currently resident in the site.

Wau Town features two PoC sites and five collective centres in which IOM-DTM conducts monthly headcounts to monitor changing population dynamics and displacement trends. These include: Wau PoC 1 and Wau PoC AA sites, as well as Cathedral, Nazareth, St.

Through Mobility Tracking, DTM is able to provide a comprehensive baseline and regular updates on the trends and changes in numbers, locations and priority needs of IDPs and returnees in South Sudan.

Through Mobility Tracking, DTM is able to provide a comprehensive baseline and regular updates on the trends and changes in numbers, locations and priority needs of IDPs and returnees in South Sudan.

The Bentiu Protection of Civilian (PoC) site was established in December 2013. As of December 2018, 161,071 beneficiaries remained registered in the site.

  • 88% of household indicated that they are separated from family members, with schooling being the most cited reason.

Findings of an intention-perception survey conducted in the Wau PoC AA site (Western Bahr El Ghazal) by IOM-DTM in coordination with CCCM between mid-December 2018 and beginning of January 2019.

Internally displaced persons (IDPs) that have recently fled to Wau Town and sought refuge in Lokoloko site as a result of conflict indicate that they have traveled from areas such as Ngoku, Togotivim, Mboro, Ngoalima, Ngokure and Ngodakala.

Commissioned on behalf of the International Organization for Migration’s Shelter team, the multi-sectoral survey seeks to inform humanitarian partners and transition/recovery actors of gaps in services and the needs of populations in Wau Town.

In the Cathedral Collective Centre of Wau Town, DTM in coordination with WFP undertook a card conversion exercise, registering a total of 18,209 individuals corresponding to 4,569 households from 29 September to 5 October 2018.

The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in cooperation with ACTED, in support of the World Food Programme (WFP) and other partners, conducted a biometric registration (BMR) exercise at Bor Protection of Civilians Site (Jonglei) from 13 to 15 Septe

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of Health related findings. 

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of the demographics and displacement related findings. 

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of food security related findings. 

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of livelihood related findings. 

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of protection related findings. 

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of WASH related findings. 

IOM DTM conducted a multi-sectoral assessment interviewing 2,093 households in Wau (Western Bahr el Ghazal). This dashboard provides a preliminary overview of Shelter / NFI related findings. 

Through Mobility Tracking, DTM is able to provide a comprehensive baseline and regular updates on the trends and changes in numbers, locations and priority needs of IDPs and returnees in South Sudan.

In mid-July, armed attacks in the Dungop in Abyei led to the displacement of 150 individuals (30 households) to Abyei’s Ameth Aguok region.

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