Financial impact of IDPs in CAR is about $230 million, or 11% of the central African country’s GDP per year.
There are more than 70 armed groups in South Sudan and one that didnt sign last year’s accord. Five years of civil war have left 1.9 million internally displaced and 2.4 million living as refugees in neighbouring countries.
The government has previously claimed that Boko Haram was “technically defeated”. In reality the insurgency has fragmented but continues.
Since the violence in DRCs Kasai region last March, 1.4 million people have been displaced.
The survey didnt cover some countries facing serious political and humanitarian problems, including Burundi, Somalia, and Sudan.