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Internal Displacement

Conceptualization and its Consequences (Global Institutions)

by Thomas G Weiss

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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ISBN 100415770793
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Book Description Brookings Institution Press 3/1/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Masses in Flight: The Global Crisis of Internal Displacement. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(8). Get this from a library! Internal displacement: conceptualization and its consequences. [Thomas G Weiss; David A Korn] -- The crisis of internally displaced persons (IDPs) was first confronted in the s, and the problems of those suffering from this type of forced .

Conflict-induced displacement is the prime focus of the book. Ethnic conflicts in Balochistan and Sindh, the border conflict in Kashmir, communal violence in Gujarat, ethnic violence in North-Eastern India and Sri Lanka, the Maoist violence in Nepal and persecution of minorities in Bangladesh are reference points for examination in this regard. Get this from a library! Internal Displacement.. [Thomas G Weiss] -- Traces the normative, legal, institutional, and political responses to the challenges of assisting and protecting internally displaced persons (IDPs). Drawing on official and confidential documents.

Cristosal’s report aims to raise awareness of forced internal displacement and urges the Salvadoran government to acknowledge the urgent need to design effective responses. El Salvador’s government has referred to “movilidad interna” (internal mobility) rather than internal displacement, thus framing the phenomenon as a choice. Internal displacement and climate change are correlated. Disaster displacement adds to the concept of bringing along more trouble. Unplanned growth is high, in comparison to the coping capacity of people which is low. Urban growth is high, in comparison to mitigation and prevention mechanisms which is less.


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Internal displacement increased substantially during the period of study due to the intensification of the conflict. In addition, Fig. 2 maps the number of internally displaced people arriving at Colombian municipalities for the period preceding the census (–).

Download: Download high-res image (KB) Download: Download full-size imageCited by: 4. This new volume traces the normative, legal, institutional, and political responses to the challenges of assisting and protecting internally displaced persons (IDPs).The crisis of IDPs was first confronted in the s, and the problems of those suffering from this type of forced migration has grown continually since then.

Drawing on official and confidential documents as well as. The Journal of Internal Displacement (JID), established Julyis a scholarly and inter-disciplinary platform for raising the profile of displaced populations through discussions, critical dialogue, emerging themes, reflections and explorations on a wide range of topics and regions around the globe.

The Journal of Internal Displacement is the ONLY academic journal fully dedicated to displaced populations globally. The JID is a free open access online journal. As such, our dissemination is vast and wide including diverse institutions, expertise and disciplines.

Our review process is quick and professional. We will guarantee review in weeks. Internal Displacement will appeal to students and scholars with interests in war and peace, forced migration, human rights and global governance. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle Format: Paperback. Internal Displacement will appeal to students and scholars with interests in war and peace, forced migration, human rights and global governance.

Read more Read less click to open popoverCited by: Internal displacement caused by violent conflicts, systematic violations of human rights and other traumas is truly a global crisis, affecting an estimated 20 to 25 million people in over forty.

Internal Displacement will appeal to students and scholars with interests in war and peace, forced migration, human rights and global governance. Table of Contents. Introduction 1.

Putting the Issue on the Map 2. Shaping the Mandate in the Early Years, 3. Creating the Project on Internal Displacement and Improving the Knowledge Base.

Introduction 1. Putting the Issue on the Map 2. Shaping the Mandate in the Early Years, 3. Creating the Project on Internal Displacement and Improving the Knowledge Base and Awareness, 4. Giving Birth to the Guiding Principles, 5. responses in situations of internal displacement.

Specifically, the Handbook seeks to: Ensure that staff are familiar with the core concepts, principles and international legal. 45 rows  The seventh and final season of the American political drama television series The West Original network: NBC.

The co-founder and former co-director of the Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement, Cohen is a specialist in human rights, humanitarian, and refugee issues, and a leading expert on. Internal Displacement.

DOI link for Internal Displacement. Internal Displacement book. This chapter examines the development of an international protection regime for internally displaced persons (IDPs) who have not crossed a border to become refugees, as well as the protection gaps that remain.

It begins with a discussion of the causes of internal displacement, such as armed conflict and natural disasters, and the estimated number of IDPs worldwide. Conceptualization and its Consequences.

Internal Displacement. DOI link for Internal Displacement. Internal Displacement book. Conceptualization and its Consequences. By Thomas G.

Weiss, David A. Korn. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 27 September Pub. location by: Internal Displacement and Conflict: The Kashmiri Pandits in Comparative Perspective The IDP phenomenon remains less understood than that of refugees due to the "internal" nature of the crisis, linked to a nation’s sovereignty, which assigns the responsibility for care to the national actors as opposed to an international body.

The Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement 11 constitute the most important international normative framework for the work of UNHCR with respect to IDP protection during armed : Walter Kaelin.

By Sudha G. Rajput Edited by Kristina Hook October, Introduction The magnitude of the social phenomenon of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) is a daunting humanitarian challenge.

Today, upwards of twenty-six million people (UNHCR, ) are believed to have become IDPs, who differ from refugees in that they are displaced within their own national borders of origin (Guiding Principles on. West Africa has been heavily affected by displacement. Internal conflicts based on ethnic tensions and rivalries, political instability, disputes over the control of natural resources, natural disasters, poverty, food insecurity and the imperatives of development have all resulted in significant population displacement both within and between countries.

This book deals with the situation of internally displaced people - those who have been forcibly displaced by natural disasters or development projects. Each chapter is a case study authored by specialists from seven countries - India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Mayanmar and Afghanistan.

The latter two countries have been included for their shared ethnic continuities with people. The book draws no parallels with the evolution of other concepts within the UN, such as the concept of human rights, or the concept of the prevention of genocide, leaving the reader with a question mark as to what has been different in the evolution of the concept of internal : Maria Stavropoulou.The effects of internal displacement in Mexico and Latin America and its never-ending cycles of violence have brought important questions to the political agenda.

The question of racism has re-emerged, along with debates about marginalization as a systemic condition of inequity that allows the perpetuation of a system of political control and.The proliferation of internal conflicts in the s gave rise to new interest in the phenomenon of internal displacement.

At the beginning of the new millennium, an estimated 25 million people were internally displaced as a result of armed conflict and human rights violations.