Forced displacement & migration in Latin America and the Caribbean

In December 2022, an estimated 7.13 million people had left Venezuela – a figure that is expected to reach nearly 8.4 million by 2025. This report analyzes data on Venezuelans and host populations in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.

Forced Displacement Microdata

What do we really know about refugees and internally displaced people?
Find out where there is data, how much and what kind of data there is, and access the datasets.

A Roadmap Towards Poverty Reduction in the Central African Republic

The first ever Poverty Assessment in the Central African Republic includes the data of internally displaced people, who number around a quarter of a million. This report draws on the 2021 Enquête Harmonisée sur le Conditions de Vie des Ménages (EHCVM), the first
household survey suitable for poverty measurement conducted in the country for more than a decade.

Voices from Yemen

The Yemeni population, living in difficult war conditions for almost a decade, have resorted to innovative but often destructive coping strategies.

This report aims to present the voices of Yemenis who have now spent eight years living through a civil war, economic crises, and close to famine.

Our Vision

Improved protection and wellbeing of forcibly displaced persons and those affected by forced displacement is achieved through coherent implementation of evidence-informed humanitarian and development action and inclusive policies.

Our Mission

 To enhance the ability of stakeholders to make timely and evidence-informed decisions that can improve the lives of affected people. 

Our Focus

 Improving and supporting the collection, analysis, dissemination, and use of primary socioeconomic microdata and population data that inform policymaking and programming. 


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The conflict in Ukraine has renewed attention on the impact on refugees and those internally displaced.




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