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Syrian Arab Republic: IDP and Spontaneous Returnee Movements - 28 February 2021 [EN/AR/TR]

IDP Movements

In February 2021, the humanitarian community tracked some 31,000 IDP movements across Syria, around four percent less than the numbers tracked in January 2021. As in preceding months, most IDP movements were concentrated in northwest Syria, with 83 percent occurring within and between Aleppo and Idleb governorates. 
At the sub-district level, the Maaret Tamsrin sub-district in Idleb governorate received the largest number of displaced people, with around 2,600 movements in February, followed by some 2,300 IDP movements received by the Bulbul sub-district in Aleppo governorate and the Dana sub-district in Idleb governorate. The Al-Hasakeh sub-district in Al-Hasakeh governorate also received some 1,600 IDP movements. The Salqin and Ariha sub-districts in Idleb governorate each received around 1,400 movements, while the A’zaz sub-district in Aleppo governorate received some 1,200 IDP movements.
At the community level, the Salaliyeh community in Al-Hasakeh governorate received the largest number of displaced people, with around 1,500 movements, followed by 1,000 IDP movements received by the Bulbul community in Aleppo governorate. The Shekh Bahr community and Idleb city in  the Idleb governorate each received around 700 IDP movements, while the Menbij community in Aleppo governorate and the Sarmada community in Idleb governorate each received more than 500 IDP movements in February. These movements are estimated to mostly be incentivised by access to services and livelihoods.

IDP Spontaneous Return Movements

In February 2021, the humanitarian community recorded some 10,000 spontaneous IDP return movements across Syria, around 24 percent less than in January. Over 6,000 of these (60 percent) occurred within and between Aleppo and Idleb governorates.
At the sub-district level, the Jebel Saman sub-district in Aleppo governorate received the highest number of spontaneous return movements in February, with around 2,800 returns, while the Ehsem and Ariha sub-districts in Idleb governorate received some 1,000 and 900 spontaneous IDP return movements respectively. Over the same period, more than 300 spontaneous IDP return movements were received by the Homs sub-district in Homs governorate and the Dayr Hafir sub-district in Aleppo governorate.
 At the community level, Aleppo city in the Aleppo governorate received around 2,700 returns, the highest number of spontaneous return movements in February, while the Homs community in Homs governorate and Dayr Hafir community in Aleppo governorate each received some 400 return movements. Madamiyet Elsham in Rural Damascus governorate, Kafrlata in Idleb governorate and Al Mayadin community in Deir-Ez-Zor governorate each received around 300 return movements this month.

 

Operation(s) / Espace(s) web: 
Organisation: 
Bureau de la coordination des affaires humanitaires des Nations Unies
Date de publication initiale: 
01 avr 2021
Type de carte / infographie: 
Cartes de Déplacés
Lieu(x): 
Syrian Arab Republic
Thème(s): 
Déplacés Internes (IDPs)
Bureaux de coordination: 
Gaziantep
Catastrophe(s) / Urgence: 
Syria: Crisis 2011-2021