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ONE PERSON DISPLACED EVERY TWO SECONDS

ONE PERSON DISPLACED EVERY TWO SECONDS

One person displaced every two seconds: UNHCR 85 percent of the world’s refugees are hosted by developing countries ISLAMABAD, 20 June 2018: The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) and GiZ (German Development Cooperation)...

Balochistan opens state-of-the-art kidney centre

Balochistan opens state-of-the-art kidney centre

Balochistan opens state-of-the-art Kidney Centre QUETTA, 2 May 2018: Balochistan opens a state-of-the-art public health facility providing free treatment to Pakistanis and Afghan refugee patients suffering from kidney disease. UNHCR Representative, Ms. Ruvendrini...

UNHCR making a difference: helping refugee drug addicts

UNHCR making a difference: helping refugee drug addicts

UNHCR making a difference: helping refugee drug addicts News story QUETTA: Rahmatullah, a 26-year-old Afghan refugee was a bright student and wanted to become an engineer. He would score top marks. His life took a turn for the worst and he ended up addicted to heroin....

UNHCR’s voluntary repatriation centres will remain closed on 23 March

UNHCR’s voluntary repatriation centres will remain closed on 23 March

UNHCR’s voluntary repatriation centers will remain closed on 23 March Registered Afghan refugees holding Proof of Registration (PoR) or UNHCR-issued refugee cards, who are planning to return to Afghanistan from Pakistan under the UN Refugee Agency’s facilitated...