Nearly 51 million people are internally displaced. This is what that means

Migrants from the Moria camp carry their belongings as they board a ferry that will transfer them to the mainland as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, on the island of Lesbos, Greece, May 3, 2020. REUTERS/Elias Marcou - RC24HG9YMPIW

As a precaution, many people have had to migrate to safer places. Image: REUTERS/Elias Marcou

Douglas Broom
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Five countries with the most new displacements by conflict and violence in 2019.
The top 5 countries hit worst by conflicts. Image: Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre
New displacements by conflict and disasters in 2019.
Disasters and conflicts displaced millions of people in 2019. Image: Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre

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