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24 May 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan increased by 20% compared to last week’s figure of 3,461. The return of undocumented Afghans decreased by 24% compared to 5,781 individuals that returned between 29 April and 6 May 2017. Chaman border remained closed during the week. All returns took place via Torkham.

Some 98% (4,338 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided with needs-based assistance. Also, 98% (4,085 individuals) of the registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance.

24 May 2017 description

During the week of 05 to 11 May, 637 families returned to Khyber, South Waziristan Agencies. Returns to NWA were halted as of 02 May for the return Pakistan refugee families from Afghanistan.

12 May 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan decreased by 9% compared to last week’s figure of 3,814. The return of undocumented Afghans increased by 2% compared to 5,653 individuals that returned between 23 and 29 April 2017. Chaman border remains closed since 5 May halting all cross-border movement including Afghan returns.

Some 94% (5,438 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided with needs-based assistance while 97% (3,361 individuals) of the registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance.

04 May 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan increased by 14% compared to last week’s figure of 3,347. The return of undocumented Afghans decreased by 14% compared to 6,551 individuals that returned between 16 and 22 April 2017.

Some 89% (5,004 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided with needs-based assistance while 97% (3,689 individuals) of the registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance.

27 Apr 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan decreased by 9% compared to last week’s figure of 3,678. The return of undocumented Afghans also decreased by 22% compared to 8,428 individuals that returned between 9 and 15 April 2017. Some 89% (5,837 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided needs-based assistance by WFP, WHO,
UNICEF, and UNFPA in Afghanistan. Registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance by UNHCR Afghanistan.

25 Apr 2017 description

Cash-related activities have been identified within the 4W matrix and displayed in the map in terms of number of organizations implementing cash-related activities as part of their humanitarian programs. At June 2016 six cash-related activities are implemented (cash for work, cash for training, cash for food, conditional cash grants, condiional cash for work, small business support grant) by three clusters (Community Restoration, Shelter and Food Security)

20 Apr 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan increased by 50% compared to last week’s figure of 2,450. The return of undocumented Afghans also increased by 27% compared to 6,628 individuals that returned between 2 and 8 April 2017. Some 66% (5,600 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided needs-based assistance by WFP, WHO, UNICEF, and UNFPA in Afghanistan. Registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance by UNHCR Afghanistan.

27 Mar 2017 description

Families returned this week: 1,768

Families returned in 2017: 9,299

Families returned total*: 239,467

Families remaining in displacement: 64,704

09 Mar 2017 description

Families returned this week: 1,539

Families returned in 2017: 7,531

Families returned total*: 237,699

Families remaining in displacement: 66,472