2016 Africa Report on Internal Displacement – Women
Date: December 31, 2016
2016 AFRICA REPORT ON INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT – WOMEN
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre – IDMC – http://www.internal-displacement.org/publications/2016/africa-report-2016?source=mailchimp
In 2015 alone, conflict, violence and rapid-onset disasters caused 3.5 million new displacements in the continent.
- 4 million internal displacements were caused by conflict and violence, making Africa second only to the Middle East for violence as a cause of flight.
- 1 million displacements were caused by rapid-onset disasters, a million caused by flooding alone.
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