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Afghan refugees in Pakistan by province

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Registered Afghan Refugees in Pakistan JSON 
1,405,600
Source - UNHCR 
Households
210,465
Last updated 01 May 2019
Source - UNHCR
Note: Registered Afghans are those who have a valid Proof of Registration (PoR) cards issued by Government of Pakistan Registration Authority (NADRA).
Afghan Refugees Facilitated for Voluntary Repatriation (2002 - 2018) JSON 
4,374,208
Last updated 04 Dec 2018
Source - UNHCR 
Afghan Refugees Facilitated for Voluntary Repatriation in 2019 JSON 
1,587
Last updated 20 May 2019
Source - UNHCR 

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Out of the above figure 1,544 are entitled for cash assistance, remaining 43 received cash assistance in the past.


UNHCR will facilitate repatriation from the voluntary repatriation centres at Azakhel, Nowshera in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baleli, Quetta in Balochistan.
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Afghan Refugee Population in Pakistan since 2002 JSON 
Voluntary Repatriation of Afghan Refugees from Pakistan since 2002 JSON 
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  • Afghan Refugees by Location
    Afghan Refugees by Age-Gender JSON 
    Source - UNHCR
    Pakistan Funding (2019)
    $39,148,466
    Total appeal
    Date of Funding Data 16 April 2019 (1 month ago)
    Afghan Refugees per Province JSON 
    Location name Source Data date Population
    Azad Jammu & Kashmir UNHCR 1 May 2019
      0.3%
    4,004
    Balochistan UNHCR 1 May 2019
      23.0%
    322,968
    Gilgit-Baltistan UNHCR 1 May 2019
      0.0%
    5
    Islamabad UNHCR 1 May 2019
      2.4%
    33,662
    Khyber Pakhtunkhwa UNHCR 1 May 2019
      58.1%
    816,992
    Punjab UNHCR 1 May 2019
      11.7%
    164,257
    Sindh UNHCR 1 May 2019
      4.5%
    63,712


      Highlights
    PAKISTAN: Lahore, UNHCR Pakistan Representative, Ruvendrini Menikdiwela received Shaukat Khanam Memorial Cancer Hospital Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards 2018 in Lahore from Majeeb-ur-Rehman Shami. UNHCR donated USD 6.2 million for radiotherapy machines for SKMCH Peshawar to support free-of-cost treatment to cancer patients, including Afghan refugees.
    15 Apr 2019
    PAKISTAN: PESHAWAR: UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and UN Women, the United Nations entity for gender equality and the empowerment of women, brought together the work of indigenous female
    11 Mar 2019
    PAKISTAN: ISLAMABAD, 18 MARCH, 2019: NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA) has signed its first-ever agreement with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency to conduct a one-year project to support local and Afghan refugee women in Pakistan.
    18 Mar 2019
    PAKISTAN: Karachi, 4 March 2019: UNHCR in collaboration with @humaadnan organised a fashion presentation today called "craft stories" showcased the talents of refugee women in Karachi through their handcrafted bangles, earrings and necklaces. https://twitter.com/UNHCRPakistan/status/1102631705603649536
    05 Mar 2019
    PAKISTAN: ISLAMABAD, 1 March 2019: The UN refugee agency’s voluntary repatriation programme for registered Afghan refugees resumed on 1st March 2019 after the winter break.
    01 Mar 2019
    PAKISTAN: ISLAMABAD, 25 February, 2019: UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency Monday welcomed the decision made by Prime Minister Imran Khan to allow Afghan refugees to open bank accounts.
    26 Mar 2019
      Links
    UNHCR Pakistan on Global Focus
    Global Focus is UNHCR’s main operational reporting portal for donors and other key partners. This site provides an overview of the protection risks that refugees and other populations of concern to UNHCR face across the world, as well as regularly updated information about the organization’s programmes, operations, financial requirements, funding levels and donor contributions.
    UNHCR Pakistan Page
    UNHCR Pakistan Web-Site
    Contacts

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    Type of Inquiry Contact
    External Relations khanfais@unhcr.org, Irum@unhcr.org
    Information Management (Data) jaber@unhcr.org, zahoor@unhcr.org, mazhar@unhcr.org
    Media afridiq@unhcr.org, shahzad@unhcr.org

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