Record number of internally displaced people worldwide

Record number of internally displaced people worldwide
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A record number of 41.3 million people are displaced in their own countries due to conflict and violence.

According to a new report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre of the Norwegian Refugee Council, the number of people living in internal displacement the world over as at the end of 2018, is the highest it has ever been.

It said the figure is an increase of over one million since the end of 2017 and two-thirds more than the global number of refugees.

Ongoing conflict in the Demo…

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