Beitrag zum UNHCR Initial Reintegration Program in Afghanistan

Contract partner: UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Afghanistan Funding amount: € 500.000,00 Project start: 01.11.2004 End: 31.12.2005

Short Description:

Overall goal

Die Rückkehr von bisher mehr als 3 Mio afghanistanischen Flüchtlingen stellt eine grosse Herausforderung für die zukünftige Entwicklung des Landes dar. Für 2005 wird vom UNHCR die Rückkehr von weiteren 790.000 Flüchtlingen erwartet.

UNHCR unterstützt die RückkehrerInnen in der erste Phase der Rückkehr durch Auffanglager (Encashment Center), in denen die Transportkosten vergütet werden, Information und Aufklärung (Minen, IO Tätigkeiten, etc) sowie medizinische Versorgung (Impfungen, etc) bereitgestellt werden. Darüber hinaus arbeitet UNHCR in den Returnee Communities, um den Zugang zu Unterkunft und Wasserversorgung zu verbessern und bietet Schutzmassnahmen (Monitoring) für die RückkehrerInnen.

project number 2173-08/2004
source of funding OEZA
sector Humanitäre Hilfe: Sofortmaßnahmen
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