Today’s map comes from the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center, which tracks internal displacement around the world. People become “internally displaced” when they are forced to flee their homes because of violence or natural disaster, but do not cross an international...
Today marks World Refugee Day. Once again, this past year was record breaking for refugees and the forcibly displaced, albeit all the wrong records. The number of forcibly displaced in the world hit a record high in 2016, with an...
This is the fourth winter of the Syrian crisis. And with more Syrians displaced than ever before, a cold snap and snow storms are threatening the lives of refugees.
A video from the WFP offers a rare glimpse into the situation of Iraq's IDPs
More than a year after fighting displaced thousands, many are still living in squalor
A growing number of IDPs pose problems for Ukraine and the world
Why misuse of humanitarian aid is increasingly a feature of modern conflict
A dangerous trend in modern warfare
A global record is set.