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Refugees in Mauritania

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All refugees JSON  .CSV 
58,609
Last updated 31 Oct 2019
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All refugees by origin JSON  .CSV 
Country of origin Source Data date Population
Mali UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2019
  96.7%
56,680
Others UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2019
  1.2%
690
Central African Rep. UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2019
  1.1%
619
Syrian Arab Rep. UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2019
  0.6%
358
Côte d'Ivoire UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2019
  0.4%
262


Malian refugees by location JSON  .CSV 
Location name Source Data date Population
Hodh Ech Chargui UNHCR, Government 31 Oct 2019
  100.0%
56,680

Malian refugees in M'bera refugee camp since 2012 JSON  .CSV 
Registered voluntary Malian refugee returnees since 2013 (non-cumulative) JSON  .CSV 
Asylum seekers JSON  .CSV 
1,446
Last updated 31 Oct 2019
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 22 October 2019

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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update - Septembre 2019

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 14 October 2019

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    Funding
    Published: 14 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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    INFORM Sahel Sep 2019

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    Index for Risk Management
    Published: 9 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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  • INFORM Sahel Data Sep 2019

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    Index for Risk Management
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    Moyens de subsistance et inclusion économique des réfugiés en Mauritanie

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    Evaluation participative, Mars 2019, Nouakchott et Nouadhibou
    Published: 1 March 2019 (8 months ago)
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    One - pager / Renforcement de la résilience des populations déplacées par l’instabilité au Nord du Mali et soutien à la coexistence pacifiqu...

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    Renforcement de la résilience des populations déplacées par l’instabilité au Nord du Mali et soutien à la coexistence pacifique entre communautés
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    UNHCR Mali Regional Durable Solutions Project

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    Infographics
    Published: 19 February 2019 (8 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operation

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    Dashboard
    Published: 9 October 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Dashboard - UNHCR Mauritania

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    Dashboard
    Published: 11 September 2018 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Factsheet

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    Factsheet
    Published: 1 September 2018 (1 year ago)
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    MMC WEST AFRICA - 4Mi Snapshot - October 2018

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    Aspirations of refugees and migrants from West Africa.
    Published: 30 October 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Statistiques_Mauritania_12_August _2012

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    Published: 15 August 2012 (7 years ago)
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    Statistiques_Mauritania_29_July _2012

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    Published: 31 July 2012 (7 years ago)
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    Statistiques_Mauritania_14_July _2012

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    Published: 17 July 2012 (7 years ago)
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    Statistiques de la population réfugiée - 24/06/2012

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    Published: 26 June 2012 (7 years ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 22 October 2019

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    Funding
    Published: 22 October 2019 (27 days ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 14 October 2019

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    Funding
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 02 October 2019

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    Funding
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 18 September 2019

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    Funding
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Funding Update 10 September 2019

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    Funding
    Published: 10 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR: Position on Returns to Mali - 31 July 2019

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    Policy
    Published: 31 July 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Regional Durable Solutions Project

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    Infographics
    Published: 19 February 2019 (8 months ago)
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    UNHCR - West & Central Africa Map - 12 September

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    Principal refugees, IDPs and Stateless Persons in West & Central Africa
    Published: 13 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Map April-June 2019

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    Populations Forcibly Displaced
    Published: 25 July 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Burkina Faso - Populations forcibly displaced in Burkina Faso and neighboring countries

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    Map and Statistics
    Published: 23 July 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Map March 2019

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    Populations Forcibly Displaced
    Published: 14 May 2019 (6 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritanie - Communiqué de presse - Presentation de l'etude RDS a Nouakchott

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    UNHCR Mauritanie - Communiqué de presse - Presentation de l'etude RDS a Nouakchott
    Published: 5 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR: Stepping Up

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    Refugee education in crisis
    Published: 31 August 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR's Global Report 2018

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    In 2018, UNHCR worked closely with other stakeholders, such as the AU-EU-UN Joint Taskforce on migration, to ensure protection for refugees moving in mixed flows from Africa along “the northern route”...
    Published: 24 June 2019 (4 months ago)
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    Rapport de profilage socio-économique des ménages réfugiés du camp de Mbera Mauritanie - Partie 1 : exploration des donnée

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    Profilage socio-économique des ménages réfugiés du camp de Mbera
    Published: 11 February 2019 (9 months ago)
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    MMC - A human rights and peace-building approach to migration governance in the Sahel Clingendael, December 2018

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    In recent years, the Sahel region has attracted the attention of European policy makers aiming to prevent Europe-bound irregular migrants from reaching the Libyan coastline. Policies implemented under...
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    MMC - Mixed Migration Review 2018 Highlights. Essays. Interviews. Data.

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    This first publication of the annual Mixed Migration Review by the Mixed Migration Centre offers a review of mixed migration around the world focusing on key events and policy developments during the ...
    Published: 9 November 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Crossing Paths - A Respondent Driven Sampling survey of migrants and refugees in Nouadhibou, Mauritania

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    Crossing Paths - A Respondent Driven Sampling survey of migrants and refugees in Nouadhibou, Mauritania
    Published: 5 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    Chemins croisés - Une enquête par échantillonnage piloté par les répondants auprès des migrants et des réfugiés à Nouadhibou, Mauritanie

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    Chemins croisés - Une enquête par échantillonnage piloté par les répondants auprès des migrants et des réfugiés à Nouadhibou, Mauritanie
    Published: 5 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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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 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
    Published: 16 September 2016 (3 years ago)
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    MMC - A human rights and peace-building approach to migration governance in the Sahel Clingendael, December 2018

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    In recent years, the Sahel region has attracted the attention of European policy makers aiming to prevent Europe-bound irregular migrants from reaching the Libyan coastline. Policies implemented under...
    Published: 8 January 2019 (10 months ago)
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    UNHCR: Position on Returns to Mali - 31 July 2019

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    Policy
    Published: 31 July 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    موريتانيا 15 يونيو/حزيران 2018
    Published: 12 July 2018 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update - Septembre 2019

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 15 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update - August 2019

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 15 August 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Update April-June 2019

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    Situation Update
    Published: 25 July 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update - June 2019

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    News and achievements about UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 15 June 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNICEF: West and Central Africa Education in Emergencies ( EiE) March 2019

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    Regional situation and response
    Published: 24 May 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNHCR: Mauritanian refugees in Senegal and Mali

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    Factsheet
    Published: 27 September 2018 (1 year ago)
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    المستجدات العملياتية موريتانيا 15 سبتمبر/أيلول 2017

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    المستجدات العملياتية موريتانيا 15 سبتمبر/أيلول 2017
    Published: 25 September 2017 (2 years ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Operational Update

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    News and Achievements on UNHCR operation in Mauritania
    Published: 17 July 2017 (2 years ago)
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    UNHCR Mali Situation Regional Update #7 March - May 2017

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    Regional Update
    Published: 30 June 2017 (2 years ago)
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    UNHCR Operational Update

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    News and achievements of UNHCR in Mauritania
    Published: 16 April 2017 (2 years 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 (1 year ago)
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  • UNHCR Mauritania_Fluctuation des chiffres_Camp Mberra_Janvier 2017

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    Statistiiques
    Published: 31 January 2017 (2 years ago)
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    UNHCR Regional Bureau for West & Central Africa: Education News #12

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    RBWCA Education News #12 - French
    Published: 3 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR: Dialogue régional de protection et de solutions dans le cadre des déplacements forcés au Sahel - Déclaration ministérielle et conclus...

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    Dialogue régional de protection et de solutions dans le cadre des déplacements forcés au Sahel - Déclaration ministérielle et conclusions de Bamako
    Published: 12 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR Regional Bureau for West & Central Africa: Bi-weekly Education Newsletter

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    12 Sept, 2019
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    UNHCR: Aperçu de la situation de protection - Dialogue régional de protection et de solutions dans le cadre des déplacements forcés au Sahe...

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    Aperçu de la situation de protection - Dialogue régional de protection et de solutions dans le cadre des déplacements forcés au Sahel
    Published: 11 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR Mauritania Flash Update

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    UNHCR Mauritania Flash Update
    Published: 11 September 2018 (1 year ago)
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    INFORM Sahel Sep 2019

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    Index for Risk Management
    Published: 9 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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  • INFORM Sahel Data Sep 2019

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    Index for Risk Management
    Published: 9 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Sahel: G5 Sahel Governments commit to protecting civilians and reducing inter-community violence

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    Press Release
    Published: 9 October 2019 (1 month ago)
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    Fiche action / Renforcement de la résilience des populations déplacées par l’instabilité au Nord du Mali et soutien à la coexistence pacifiq...

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    Fiche action partenariat UE - RIM
    Published: 17 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR: Communiqué de Presse - Dialogue régional de protection et de solutions dans le cadre des déplacements forcés au Sahel

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    La protection des civils au coeur des réponses aux déplacements forcés au Sahel
    Published: 12 September 2019 (2 months ago)
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      Following violence, hostilities, human rights violations and a rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation in the northern part of Mali since January 2012, large numbers of Malians have been seeking refuge in Burkina Faso, Mauritania and Niger or displaced internally.


    Malian refugee demography JSON  .CSV 
    Source - UNHCR, Government


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