Niger — Village Assessment Survey — Round 6
A village assessment survey (VAS) is a sub-component of mobility tracking. It collects data on returning IDPs, IDPs, returned migrants and host community members. VAS evaluates the absorption capacity of villages to receive returning IDPs with a focus on accessibility of services, livelihoods and reintegration. This assessment provides information on the causes and periods of displacement, the number of households and displaced persons and sectoral humanitarian needs. Data collection was conducted from March 7 to April 9, 2023 in Diffa, Maradi, Tillabéri and Tahoua regions. 353083 IDPs, 71251 IDP households, and 66888 internal returnees were identified.