Friday, May 24, 2024

Topic: Displaced

“Our homes were demolished by DDA and now…”: Displaced residents face double calamity as Yamuna floods ravage low-lying areas

As there is a severe flood alert warning across Delhi with the prediction of scattered rainfall, the residents living near the Yamuna floodplains are worried about the loss of their homes again and are left hopeless and helpless without any proper evacuation and rehabilitation.

Number of forcibly displaced people globally hits record 110 million

annual report found that by the end of 2022, the number of people displaced by war, persecution, violence, and human rights abuses stood at a record 108.4 million, up 19.1 million on the previous year - which was also a record increase.

Sudan: One million now displaced in ongoing conflict

As heavy fighting continues in Sudan, UN humanitarians warned on Friday that more than one million people have now been forced to flee for their lives.

Displaced Hindu College teacher’s death prompts calls for protest against “institutional murder”

Samarvir, a former ad-hoc assistant professor in the department of philosophy at Delhi University’s Hindu College allegedly died by suicide on Wednesday days after he was displaced in the ongoing recruitment process.

100 million displaced in 2022, ‘a record that should never have been set’

A hundred million people were forced to leave their homes in 2022. The UN continued to help those in need in a myriad of ways, and push for more legal, and safe ways for people to migrate.

Record 100 million people forcibly displaced worldwide: UNHCR

The Ukraine war and other conflicts pushed the number of people forced to flee conflict, violence, human rights violations and persecution over the staggering milestone of 100 million for the first time on record, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) informed on Sunday.