Humanitarian Bulletin Pakistan Issue 24 | 16 February – 20 March 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Government authorities and humanitarian partners are providing assistance to communities affected by chronic malnutrition and compounded by low rainfall, and lack of access to effective health services in Tharparkar District, Sindh Province.

  • Families displaced from North Waziristan Agency are returning home following the de-escalation of the situation in the agency. A similar pattern of population movements occurred after the first wave of displacements in January.

  • While over 1 million people remain displaced in the northwest, the FATA Disaster Management Authority estimates the return of over 45,000 families in 2014.

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