The International Organization for Migration (IOM) deployed staff to support the Joint Rapid Assessment led by the Ministry of Health, focusing specifically on information regarding the camps / temporary shelters for those displaced by the flooding in Attapeu, Sanamxai District. Since then, IOM continued working together with the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare on data collection and information management on the displaced population by using one of the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) tools.
The figures in this report does not represent the total number of displaced population nor the total needs, but an overview of findings based on initial observations, interviews with local leadership, affected persons, and the Government. This report contains analysis from a second round of raw data collected from the field, together with the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare and other partners. The purpose of the analysis is to assisti the planning interventions in Attapeu Province. IOM will continue to support the Ministry of Social Welfare on additional data gathering.