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Making Internal Displacement Statistics a Reality: Regional Capacity Building Support in Central America

Leer en español ↓ Capacity development is firmly anchored in both JIPS’ Strategy 2021-2023 and a core element of the third mandate of the Expert Group on Refugee, Internally Displaced Persons, and Statelessness Statistics (EGRISS). It is central to making the International Recommendations on IDP Statistics (IRIS) a reality on...Making Internal Displacement Statistics a Reality: Regional Capacity Building Support in Central America
Related Topics: Refugee & IDP statistics, Capacity development, IDP policy
– Published 17.Jan.2023

Making IDPs Visible in Chihuahua, Mexico: From Evidence to Action

Leer en español ↓ This Friday, October 14th 2022, line ministries of the Government of the Mexican State of Chihuahua are submitting their 2023 budget plans to the Ministry of Finance. They are expected to incorporate funding for a response to Internal Displacement in the State, a first for Chihuahua....Making IDPs Visible in Chihuahua, Mexico: From Evidence to Action
Related Topics: IDP policy, Capacity development, Protection
– Published 12.Oct.2022

More of the Same Not Good Enough: JIPS launches the Collaborative Leadership Programme

Recognizing the scale of internal displacement across the globe, with many displaced individuals remaining uprooted for over two decades, there has never been a more critical moment to address the phenomenon – together. As the global internal displacement situation deteriorates, the UN Secretary-General (UNSG) underlines in his Action Agenda on...More of the Same Not Good Enough: JIPS launches the Collaborative Leadership Programme
Related Topics: Capacity development, Durable solutions, IDP policy, Refugee & IDP statistics, Community engagement, Methods
– Published 11.Oct.2022

JIPS-Norway High-Level Event: Delivering on the UN Secretary-General’s upcoming Action Agenda on Internal Displacement: Making the Key Shifts a Reality for Data

Co-hosted by JIPS and the Permanent Mission of Norway to the UN in Geneva on Tuesday, 14 June 2022, this high-level event brought attention to the upcoming UN Secretary-General's Action Agenda on Internal Displacement and the key shifts it calls for, highlighting positive changes that are already in motion from...JIPS-Norway High-Level Event: Delivering on the UN Secretary-General’s upcoming Action Agenda on Internal Displacement: Making the Key Shifts a Reality for Data
Related Topics: Community engagement, Durable solutions, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), IDP policy
– Published 3.Jun.2022

UNHCR-CENTROESTAD Workshop: SICA countries work on IRIS implementation

In the Central American region, the number of people affected by displacement has passed one million, including asylum seekers, refugees and IDPs – the latter constituting half of the estimated number. The reasons for displacement are multiple: violence, insecurity, persecution, and the deterioration of the political, social and human rights...UNHCR-CENTROESTAD Workshop: SICA countries work on IRIS implementation
Related Topics: Capacity development, Refugee & IDP statistics, IDP policy
– Published 26.Jul.2021

Supporting Government Efforts to Measure Local Integration of Persons Displaced in Ukraine (Jan 2021)

The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has caused around 730,000 people to flee to other parts of the country. It has created enormous hardships for civilians, such as damaged homes and infrastructures, and difficulties to meet their basic needs and earn a living. To address the increasingly protracted nature of the...Supporting Government Efforts to Measure Local Integration of Persons Displaced in Ukraine (Jan 2021)
Related Topics: Capacity development, Durable solutions, IDP policy, Refugee & IDP statistics
– Published 14.Jan.2021

JIPS-EGRIS Virtual Conference 2020 | Building Capacity for Improved Displacement Statistics

JIPS and the Steering Committee of the Expert Group on Refugee and IDP Statistics (EGRIS) jointly organised a one-day virtual conference to discuss ways to improve statistics on forced displacement. Building on the momentum created by the newly adopted statistical frameworks, the International Recommendations on Refugee and IDP Statistics (IRRS and...JIPS-EGRIS Virtual Conference 2020 | Building Capacity for Improved Displacement Statistics
Related Topics: Refugee & IDP statistics, Capacity development, IDP policy, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
– Published 27.Oct.2020

Joining Efforts to Respond to Internal Displacement in Chihuahua, Mexico

Political will to respond to internal displacement in Mexico has passed a threshold since 2019, with the government turning 180 degrees on the recognition of the issue of forced displacement. Concrete steps are being taken and we are thrilled to announce that JIPS is supporting a profiling process in Chihuahua,...Joining Efforts to Respond to Internal Displacement in Chihuahua, Mexico
Related Topics: Capacity development, IDP policy, Refugee & IDP statistics
– Published 23.Oct.2020

Scaling Up the Durable Solutions Analysis Across 5 Regions in Darfur, Sudan

Between 2016 and 2019, the Government of Sudan (GoS), the UN Country Team, and the wider international community represented by the Durable Solutions Working Group (DSWG[1]) implemented a durable solutions profiling exercise in El Fasher, Sudan. Building on an evaluation and lessons learned of this pilot, a follow-up exercise has...Scaling Up the Durable Solutions Analysis Across 5 Regions in Darfur, Sudan
Related Topics: Durable solutions, IDP policy
– Published 20.Aug.2020

Learning Community on Durable Solutions Analysis: From & For Practitioners

At the end of 2019, JIPS launched a learning community on measuring durable solutions to displacement. Increasing efforts are being made in this area; however, conducting durable solutions analyses remains a complex undertaking with many challenges both at technical and practical levels. Thus, our objective was to create a dedicated...Learning Community on Durable Solutions Analysis: From & For Practitioners
Related Topics: IDP policy, Durable solutions, Refugee & IDP statistics
– Published 20.Aug.2020

The Transformative Potential of Data in Internal Displacement Situations: Recommendations to UN High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement

Data can have a significant transformative power in internal displacement situations – which we in JIPS have witnessed throughout our 11+ years of supporting data-related, collaborative efforts in over 25 different contexts around the world. The role of data in addressing internal displacement should be seen as cross-cutting and can...The Transformative Potential of Data in Internal Displacement Situations: Recommendations to UN High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement
Related Topics: Durable solutions, IDP policy, Capacity development, Community engagement, Refugee & IDP statistics, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Urban
– Published 18.May.2020

Working with IDPs' Realities in an Urban World: Recommendations to the UN High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement

While it is widely repeated that a majority of IDPs across the world have relocated to towns and cities, the implications of the urban dimension – where IDPs are living, amongst whom, and within whose local jurisdiction – of displacement for policy and practice are rarely examined or developed. More...Working with IDPs' Realities in an Urban World: Recommendations to the UN High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement
Related Topics: Urban, IDP policy
– Published 18.May.2020

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