Syria IDP Sites

Source U.S. Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit
Date of Dataset Jun 30, 2015
Updated April 4, 2019
Expected Update Frequency Every two weeks

This dataset contains open source derived data about the geographic locations (point geometry) of identified tent camps and other locations, such as collective centers, schools, mosques, sports facilities, host families, etc. in towns inside Syria where displacement has taken place. Sources of this information include the United Nations, the Assistance Coordination Unit, the Syria Needs Assessment Project, NGOs, and media reports. Location coordinates are at the city level and are plotted using the Syria P-Code system ( and NGA GEOnet Names Server ( datasets.

Caveats / Comments

All data contained herein are strictly unclassified with no restrictions on distribution. Accuracy of geographic data is not assured by the U.S. Department of State.

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