Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)

Guiding principles on internal displacement

Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement. The Guiding Principles are 30 standards that outline the protections available to internally displaced people (IDPs). They detail the rights and guarantee…


Handbook for the Protection of Internally Displaced Persons

Guidelines for the protection of IDPs. IDPs experience specific forms of deprivation, such as loss of shelter, and often face heightened or particular protection risks. These risks may include: armed…


The Pinheiro Principles

Housing and Property Restitution for Refugees and Displaced Persons Implementing the ‘Pinheiro Principles’. The Pinheiro Principles provide restitution practitioners, as well as States and UN and oth…