Tag Archives | Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM)

Number of Displaced Libyans Declining

Continuing a trend that started in late 2016, the number of Libyans displaced throughout the country has been steadily declining, as people return to areas from where they were displaced, particularly in the regions of Benghazi and Sirt. The UN Migration Agency (IOM) has identified 256,615 internally displaced persons (IDPs), 227,866 returnees and 351,382 migrants […]

DTM Libya expands Flow Monitoring Activities

DTM Libya expands Flow Monitoring Activities, launches Detention Centre Profiles and Rapid Assessments The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Libya’s Displacement Tracking Matrix is expanding its programme by increasing its Flow Monitoring coverage to 35 baladiyas, launching a pilot of Detention Centre Profiles and developing rapid response assessment capacity. As a first step, the programme […]

IOM: 381,463 Migrants in Libya

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, has found that the trip to Libya is reportedly costing more for a larger proportion of migrants from Sudan and Nigeria. In 2016, 60 percent of Nigerian respondents and 41 percent of Sudanese respondents reported paying between USD 1,000 and 5,000 for their journey to Libya. This increased to 71 […]

294,436 Internally Displaced, 196,852 Return Home

IOM Libya DTM Report: 294,436 Internally Displaced, 196,852 Return Home IOM Libya’s latest Displacement Tracking Matrix Mobility Tracking report shows that there are 294,436 IDP individuals residing in 89 baladiyas (municipalities) across the country and 196,852 individuals who have returned to their homes across 30 baladiyas. Data collection for IOM Libya’s eighth Mobility Tracking report, […]

DTM Libya holds Coordination Meetings

IOM’s DTM Libya program wrapped up two coordination meetings in Tunis on the 27 and 28 March for its Mobility Tracking and Flow Monitoring data collection teams. These were the latest in a series of activities and publications from the program in the last two weeks. The meetings provided an opportunity for field enumerators and […]

IOM Libya Releases 2016 Displacement Trends Analysis

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Libya has published DTM Libya’s Internal Displacement in Libya – 2016 in Review which presents a comprehensive overview of Libya’s human mobility patterns, trends and dynamics for 2016. The report also provides an analysis of Libya’s internally displaced persons (IDP) displacement drivers, shelter settings, primary needs and demographics categorized […]

Technical Workshop on Saving Lives at Sea in Libya

IOM and UNHCR coordinate Technical Workshop on Saving Lives at Sea in Libya The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) organized a Technical workshop and coordination meeting for Libyan partners on saving lives of migrants at sea on 24-25 May in Tunis. The third of its kind […]