Ignored Displaced Persons: the plight of IDPs in urban areas

UNHCR describes internally displaced persons (IDPs) as “probably the largest group of vulnerable people in the world.” Although it is nearly impossible to estimate the global number of urban IDPs, the figures that do exist would put the total at nearly four million....

Displaced populations and urban poor no longer left behind

The Somalia Durable Solutions Initiative (DSI), launched in early 2016 by the then Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia (DSRSG/RC/HC) Peter de Clercq and led by the Federal Government of Somalia...

The Somalia National Durable Solutions Strategy, 2020 – 2024

omalia as a nation, continues to face multiple challenges and obstacles to finding durable solutions to forced displacement. Protracted displacement issues that undermine peacebuilding and state reconstruction, are drivers of fragility not only for Somalia, but for...