POPLINE Keyword Guide -- Main Index

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INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS
SN:
Persons or groups of persons who have been forced or obliged to flee or to leave their homes or places of habitual residence and who have not crossed an internationally recognized State border; avoiding armed conflict, generalized violence, violations of human rights or natural disasters.
BK:
SETTLEMENT AND RESETTLEMENT
RK:
NATURAL DISASTERS