2023 World Bank World Development Report

Publication date: April, 2023

Author: The World Bank

This World Bank annual report introduces an integrated framework to maximize the development impacts of cross-border movements on both destination and origin countries and on migrants and refugees themselves, from a data driven and evidence-based perspective.  

Regarding forcibly displaced populations data, the report introduces the IRIS and IRRS as methodological guidance for national-level collection efforts and highlights the EGRISS’ collaboration with the Joint Data Center of the World Bank and UNHCR.  

International Recommendations on Refugee Statistics (IRRS)