Yemen - Rapid Displacement Tracking Update (5 - 11 April 2020)

12 Apr 2020 Yemen English Download

The ongoing conflict in Yemen, since March 2015, has led to the displacement of more than 3.6 million people (according to DTM's 2018 Area Assessment). DTM's Rapid Displacement Tracking tool collects and reports on numbers of households forced to flee on a daily basis, allowing for regular reporting of new displacements in terms of numbers, geography and needs.

 

From 01 January to 11 April 2020, IOM Yemen DTM estimates that 11,484  Households or 68,904 Individuals have experienced displacement, at least once.                                                             

                                                               

Between the 5th Apr 2020 and 11th of Apr 2020, the highest number of displacements wereseen in:                                                     

                                                               

·       Marib (513 HH) – Marib (462 HH), Marib City (24 HH), Al Abdiyah (13 HH) districts. Most displacements in the governorate were originated from Al Jawf, Marib, and Al Bayda.

·       Taizz (84 HH) – Jabal Habashy (22 HH), Ash Shamayatayn (13 HH), ), Al Wazi'iyah (11 HH) districts. Most displacements in the governorate were originated from Taiz and Al Jawf.              

·       Al Hudaydah (74 HH) – Al Khawkhah (33 HH), Ad Durayhimi (17 HH), Hays (16 HH) districts. Most displacements in the governorate were internal.              

                                                               

Most displacement resulted from increased conflict in the following Governorates and districts.                                                 

·       Al Jawf (447 HH) – Khabb wa ash Sha'af (265 HH), Al Hazm (125 HH), Al Maton (34 HH) districts.                 

·       Al Hudaydah (91 HH) – Hays (25 HH), Ad Durayhimi (20 HH), Al Hawak (15 HH) districts.                

·       Marib (81 HH) – Majzar (38 HH), Marib (19 HH), Raghwan (11 HH) districts.                          

 

Methods used:

·       DTM’s Rapid Displacement Tracking (RDT) tool collects and reports on numbers of households forced to flee on a daily basis, allowing for regular reporting of new displacements in terms of numbers, geography and needs.

Limitations:

·       DTM Yemen is unable to report on figures in some governorates due to access limitations.

Contact

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