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Refugees in Mauritania

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All refugees JSON 
58,509
Last updated 31 Aug 2018
Source - UNHCR, Government 
All refugees by origin JSON  .CSV 
Country of origin Source Data date Population
Mali UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
  97.7%
57,144
Central African Rep. UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
  0.9%
529
Syrian Arab Rep. UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
  0.6%
334
Côte d'Ivoire UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
  0.4%
256
Others UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
  0.4%
246


Malian refugees by location JSON 
Location name Source Data date Population
Hodh Ech Chargui UNHCR, Government 31 Aug 2018
  100.0%
57,144


Malian refugees in M'bera refugee camp since 2012 JSON  .CSV 
Registered Malian refugee returnees since 2013 JSON 
5,175
Last updated 30 Jun 2017
Source - Government 
Note 30.06.17
  • No voluntary returns of Malian refugees have been facilitated from Mauritania since September 2016.
Registered voluntary Malian refugee returnees since 2013 (non-cumulative) JSON  .CSV 
Asylum seekers JSON 
1,116
Last updated 31 Aug 2018
Source - UNHCR, Government 
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 11 September 2018

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    UNHCR Mauritania Flash Update

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    UNHCR Mauritania Flash Update
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    Dashboard - UNHCR Mauritania

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    UNHCR Mauritania Factsheet

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    Dashboard - UNHCR Mauritania

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    UNHCR Mauritania Factsheet

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    UNHCR Mauritania Fact sheet

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    facts about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
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    UNHCR Mali Situation: Durable Solutions - Malian Refugees Q1 2017

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    Snapshot
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    UNHCR Mauritania Factsheet - April 2017

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    With some 50,000 displaced in Mauritania as a result of the protracted conflict in northern Mali, UNHCR is coordinating the humanitarian response to ensure refugees have access to protection and basic...
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    Statistiques_Mauritania_12_August _2012

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    Statistiques_Mauritania_29_July _2012

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    Statistiques_Mauritania_14_July _2012

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    Published: 17 July 2012 (6 years ago)
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    Statistiques de la population réfugiée - 24/06/2012

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    Statistiques de la population réfugiée - 27/05/2012

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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 11 September 2018

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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 28 August 2018

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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 31 July 2018

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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 17 July 2018

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    UNHCR West Africa Funding Update 19 June 2018

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    Mali: Refugees, IDPs, and Returnees Map - 30 June 2017

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    Mali Situation: Refugees, IDPs, and Returnees
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    Africa - UNHCR Presence

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    UNHCR Presence map
    Published: 3 May 2016 (2 years ago)
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    Middle East and North AFRICA (MENA) - UNHCR Presence

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    UNHCR Presence map
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    Analyse des chaînes de valeur

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    Identification d’opportunités économiques pour la population du camp de réfugiés de Mbera et les populations hôtes voisines
    Published: 15 August 2018 (1 month ago)
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    RMMS West Africa: Mixed Migration in West Africa Data, Routes and Vulnerabilities of People on the move

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    UNOWAS: Cartographie sectorielle Interventions relatives à la sécurité et à la gouvernance dans le Sahel

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    UN SC: Report of the Secretary-General on the activities of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel

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    Communiqué on the food and nutrition situation (June-August) and the 2017-18 agropastoral outlook

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    Communiqué on the food and nutrition situation (June-August) and the 2017-18 agropastoral outlook
    Published: 30 June 2017 (1 year ago)
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    Food Security and Humanitarian Implications in West Africa and the Sahel

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    Food Security and Humanitarian Implications in West Africa and the Sahel
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    Impact Evaluations on the Contribution of Food Assistance to Durable Solutions in Protracted Refugee Situations

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    Synthesis Report of the Joint WFP and UNHCR Impact Evaluations
    Published: 18 January 2013 (5 years ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    موريتانيا 15 يونيو/حزيران 2018
    Published: 12 July 2018 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 15 September 2018 (10 days ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 15 June 2018 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and achievements of UNHCR interventions in Mauritania
    Published: 14 May 2018 (4 months ago)
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    المستجدات العملياتية موريتانيا 15 سبتمبر/أيلول 2017

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    المستجدات العملياتية موريتانيا 15 سبتمبر/أيلول 2017
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and Achievements on UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 17 July 2017 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Regional Update #7 March - May 2017

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    Regional Update
    Published: 30 June 2017 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Operational Update

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    News and achievements of UNHCR in Mauritania
    Published: 16 April 2017 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Statistics Report

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    Main facts and figures about the Malian refugee population in Mauritania
    Published: 15 March 2018 (6 months ago)
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  • UNHCR Mauritania_Fluctuation des chiffres_Camp Mberra_Janvier 2017

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    Statistiiques
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    UNHCR Operational Update

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    News and achievements of UNHCR in Mauritania
    Published: 16 April 2017 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Flash Update

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    UNHCR Mauritania Flash Update
    Published: 11 September 2018 (14 days ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    موريتانيا 15 يونيو/حزيران 2018
    Published: 12 July 2018 (2 months ago)
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    Formulaire de candidature Bourse DAFI 2018 - 2019

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    Formulaire de candidature Bourse DAFI
    Published: 24 August 2018 (1 month ago)
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    Avis d'appel a candidature pour Bourses DAFI 2018-2019

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    Avis de candidatures Bourses DAFI
    Published: 24 August 2018 (1 month ago)
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    Vers plus de Résilience pour les populations du Hodh Echargui

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    Les interventions du HCR en faveur des communautés hôtes en Mauritanie
    Published: 15 May 2018 (4 months ago)
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    COMMUNIQUE CONJOINT DE LA QUATRIEME REUNION DE LA COMMISSION TRIPARTITE MALIMAURITANIE- UNHCR CHARGEE DU RAPATRIEMENT VOLONTAIRE DES REFUGIE...

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    Sur invitation du Gouvernement de la République Islamique de Mauritanie, conformément aux dispositions de l’Accord Tripartite sur le rapatriement volontaire des réfugiés maliens vivant en Mauritanie, ...
    Published: 23 March 2018 (6 months ago)
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    UNHCR Operational Update - January 2018

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    News and Achievements about UNHCR operations in Mauritania
    Published: 13 February 2018 (7 months ago)
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    Malian refugee demography JSON 
    Source - UNHCR, Government


      Mauritania
    Worldbank country facts
    Capital
    Nouakchott
    Languages
    ar
    Population
    3,631,775
    Area
    N/A
    GDP
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    GDP growth
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    Income level
    N/A
    Gini index
    40.5
    Currency
    MRO
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