displaced person


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displaced person

(dis″plāst′),

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One who leaves his or her home or homeland because of war, disease, famine, political conflicts, economic pressure, or persecution. Displacement increases the likelihood of malnutrition, detachment from family and social networks, and exposure to abuse and violence.
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According to Koukouma, some of the displaced persons have received letters outlining the land will be divided by December 2019 if no difficulties hinder the process and then they will be able to utilize the land and build on it.
The war in Yemen, now in its third year, is exacting an unacceptably high toll on civilians, including on refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced persons," it added.
Mel said the relocation of the IDPs to the new area from Episcopal Church compound was a decision taken by the state government to allow the several displaced persons to have space for cultivation.
The elders of tribes and assistant political agent Bara tehsil, Muhammad Arif Khan agreed on a formula that registration of 600 families would be made on daily basis for gradual return of displaced persons.
disguised as displaced persons," said Satomi Alhaji Ahmed, head of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency.
In an August 31, 1945, letter from President Truman to General Eisenhower, Truman orders "prompt remedy" to the problems in displaced persons camps.
For his part, Malik expressed his pleasure to work in Syria as a representative of UNHCR and emphasized willingness to continue cooperation and coordination with the Syrian government to provide aid to refugees and displaced persons in Syria.
especially the documentary film that is currently being prepared and which is scheduled to publish the name of the United Nations, which reflects the reality of Kurdistan and the situation of refugees and displaced persons.
The goods included food items like flour pulses oil salt and biscuits for the displaced persons
He called on the Islamic, international and charitable organizations to provide urgent humanitarian and relief aid for the Shabwa's displaced persons in order to ease their suffering and provide them with the basic needs.
The aid will be stored in UNHCR's warehouse in Tartous for distribution to internally displaced persons in war-affected communities throughout Syria.
Most of the internally displaced persons in Damascus that qualify for the UNHCR cash assistance programme fled Adra, a city northeast of the Syrian capital.