Over 111,000 refugees and around 300,000 undocumented foreign nationals reside in SoK’s AoR. About 12% of the mentioned refugee population reside in settlements situated in Kerman and Yazd provinces.
Bardsir and Rafsanjan settlements in Kerman province host a total of 8,100 refugees; and Ardakan, Meybod, and Taft settlements in Yazd province house a total of 4,884 refugees.
Kerman Province hosts the largest refugee population among the four provinces under SOK’s AoR, followed by Yazd, Hormozgan, and Sistan & Baluchistan.
Based on Human Development Indicators of Iran Kerman province is classified as deprived, while, Sistan & Baluchestan, is classified as the most deprived province in the country.
UNHCR, Sub-Office Kerman
No. 42, Hezar -o- Yekshab Street,
Islamic Republic of Iran.
Working Hours: Sunday to Thursday/ 08:00 to 16:15
Email: [email protected]
Reception Tel: (+98-34) 3247 68 50- 1
Office Tel: (+98-34) 3247 68 52- 3
Fax: (+98-34) 3247 77 46