displaced person

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displaced person:

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one who leaves one's native land either because of expulsion or to escape persecution. The legal problem of accepting refugees is discussed under asylum; this article considers only mass dislocations and the organizations that help refugees.
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displaced person

a person forced from his home or country, esp by war or revolution
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It also reviewed a number of reports on relief activities in the camps as well as areas where some displaced people taking refuge in.
Both sides agreed to form a committee concerned with issues of the displaced people and an operations room of public Health Office to connect with international organizations and to establish a big camp for the displaced people.
He praised the exerted efforts by UNICEF organization to provide assistance for the displaced people in Saada governorate.
Due to a lack of capacity as a result of low levels of funding, no humanitarian actors have yet to reach the areas where displaced people are arriving - leading to their most basic needs not being met, like food and shelter.
In co-operation with Humanitarian Relief Foundation, Qatar Charity (QC) implemented a relief project for the displaced people of Mosul in Iraq to reduce their financial burden and provide them with their basic needs.
Daraa, SANA -- Food aid provided by Russia was distributedon Thursdayamong the families and displaced people in the towns of Deir al-Bakhet and Ghabagheb in the northern countryside of Daraa province.
Sources of FATA Disaster Management Authority told our Peshawar correspondent that this amount will be spent on providing cash assistance to the displaced people of South Waziristan, Kurram and Orakzai agencies.
In Grand Jirga issues of displaced people from war and terrorism belonging to Momand Agency were discussed at detail and strategy was hatched for the repatriation of IDPs.
1 (SUNA)- The higher committee for the voluntary repatriation of displaced people in North Darfur State, chaired by the Deputy Wali (governor) of the state, Mohamed Beraima Hassab Al-Nabi, reviewed in its meeting Monday the arrangements pertinent to the voluntary return of the displaced people at camps to their home areas.
He said that the distribution plan at this stage hopefully would include a number of displaced people in Fallujah city, adding that this humanitarian campaign is conducted by coordination with the Kurdistan Regional Government and Barzani Charity Foundation, under the supervision of the Consulate General of Kuwait.
Sharjah-based humanitarian charity The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) has donated $150,000 (Dhs550,000) to support Rohingya refugees in Malaysia and displaced people in Iraq.
Wide shot, internally displaced people arriving UNMISS Malakal on 12 of August 2015

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