Integrated Approach to Address Food Insecurity among Highly Vulnerable Households Affected by Displacement and Violence - Colombia

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Resource Situation

Fifty years of internal conflict in Colombia have displaced 3.6 million people, and 150,000 more are displaced each year. Afro-Colombian and indigenous people are 

disproportionately affected by violence and are vulnerable to exclusion, extreme poverty, malnutrition and illiteracy.



The humanitarian crisis facing Colombia after more than 40 years of conflict makes it one of the countries with the highest rates of internally displaced people (IDP) in the world. It is estimated that, to date, the accumulated number of Colombians who have been forced to abandon their areas to relocate in the marginal areas of many towns and cities m...