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Afghan refugees in Pakistan by province

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Registered Afghan Refugees in Pakistan JSON 
1,396,904
Source - UNHCR 
Households
213,342
Last updated 30 Sep 2018
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 - 2017) JSON 
4,360,191
Last updated 31 Dec 2017
Source - UNHCR 
Afghan Refugees Facilitated for Voluntary Repatriation in 2018 JSON 
12,812
Last updated 15 Oct 2018
Source - UNHCR 

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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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    Solutions Strategy for Afghan Refugees, to support Voluntary Repatriation, Sustainable Integration and Assistance to Host Countries

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  • Afghan Refugees by Location
    Afghan Refugees by Age-Gender JSON 
    Source - UNHCR
    Pakistan Funding (2018)
    $39,100,000
    Total appeal
    Date of Funding Data 24 September 2018 (21 days ago)
    Afghan Refugees per Province JSON 
    Location name Source Data date Population
    Azad Jammu & Kashmir UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      0.3%
    3,907
    Balochistan UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      22.9%
    320,014
    FATA UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      1.0%
    13,720
    Gilgit-Baltistan UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      0.0%
    5
    Islamabad UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      2.4%
    33,354
    Khyber Pakhtunkhwa UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      57.4%
    801,432
    Punjab UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      11.5%
    161,332
    Sindh UNHCR 30 Sep 2018
      4.5%
    63,140


      Highlights
    PESHAWAR, Saturday 8 September: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi commended the charitable work of the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital saying providing free-of-cost treatment to underprivileged cancer patients is a noble act.
    07 Sep 2018
    ISLAMABAD – Friday 7 September 2018: The UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi and UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock met with Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday in Islamabad. Najman with his family sitting in the waiting area of the Voluntary Repatriation Centre. (c) S.Rich The two UN officials expressed their gratitude to the people and government of Pakistan – acknowledging Pakistan’s generosity in hosting one of the world’s largest refugee populations for decades.
    07 Sep 2018
    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi Friday said empowering youth and investing in their future will pay dividends for peace, security and prosperity. “Empowering Afghan and Pakistani youth through vocational training and livelihood projects is an important part of strengthening both communities,” said the High Commissioner during his visit to the Construction Technology Training Institute (CTTI) in Islamabad.
    07 Sep 2018
    Balochistan opens a state-of-the-art public health facility providing free treatment to Pakistanis and Afghan refugee patients suffering from kidney disease
    02 May 2018
    UNHCR provides high-tech medical equipment worth Rs.710 million to Peshawar hospital
    04 Apr 2018
    Government extends validity of PoR cards until 30 Sep 2018
    30 Jun 2018
      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

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