The Global Report on Internal Displacement (GRID) is the annual flagship report published by Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC).
The report synthesizes the latest statistics, country/situation assessments, thematic and policy analyses. It presents the most up-to-date estimates of new displacements by conflict and disasters, and the total cumulative numbers of internally displaced people (IDPs) worldwide.
The GRID is the global reference for internal displacement data and analysis and is widely used by policy-makers national governments, UN agencies, international NGOs, journalists and academics.
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre
The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) based in Geneva, Switzerland, is the world’s authoritative source of data and analysis on internal displacement.
- It was establishment in 1998 as part of the Norwegian Refugee Council
- The work of IDMC informs policy and operational decisions that improve the lives of the millions of people living in internal displacement, or at risk of becoming displaced in the future.
Main focus Areas
- IDMC provides verified, consolidated and multi-sourced estimates of the number of people internally displaced or at risk of becoming displaced by conflict, violence, disasters and development projects across the world.
- IDMC complements this global data with interdisciplinary research into the drivers, patterns and impacts of internal displacement across different country situations, contexts and scenarios.
- Using this evidence, IDMC provides tailor-made advice and support to inform global, regional and national policy-making.