Financial impact of IDPs in CAR is about $230 million, or 11% of the central African country’s GDP per year.
The conflict was the longest of Uganda’s post independence struggles. In addition to those killed, 2 million people were displaced, and 60,000 to 100,000 abducted by the Lord’s Resistance Army rebels.
As the war enters its sixth year only the most optimistic of observers is voicing much hope that the revitalised peace agreement.
Aid groups say overlooking three million displaced people will dramatically impact their ability to respond to needs.
Since the violence in DRCs Kasai region last March, 1.4 million people have been displaced.