New video by Melissa Siegel on Internal Displacement
In this latest video Melissa Siegel looks at the current internal displacement situation, based on the data of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre. Prof. Siegel looks at internal displacement is measured and how the real numbers look. She highlights that the number of displaced persons is at a record high as a result of a collection of crises intersecting and causing mass displacement. Many were displaced as a result of conflict, however increased extreme weather systems also made up a considerable number of displacements (and is becoming increasingly prominent); with in some instances the two converging. Click here to watch the video.