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In 2017, disasters displaced 18.8 mln people in 135 countries. 8.6 mln, #floods; 7.5 mln, #storms. Top five: #China, 4.5 mln, the #Philippines, 2.5 mln, #Cuba, 1.7 mln, #USA , 1.7 mln, #India, 1.3 mln. #GRID2018 #IDPs #SendaiFramework #climatechange https://t.co/eVLy1dKGgR

The new @IDMC_Geneva report, out today, shows 18.8 million people were #displaced by #disasters in 2017, most commonly by weather-related hazards like flooding and storms. Find out more here: https://t.co/j20Ksi8dU1 #GRID2018

According to Sphere Standards, a humanitarian shelter housing a family of five must be a minimum of 17.5m², equaling 3.5m² per person #InternationalDayofFamilies