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Afghanistan - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #5, Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 (March 31, 2022)



24.4 MILLION People in Afghanistan in Need of Humanitarian Assistance in 2022
UN – January2022

22.8 MILLION People Expected to Face Acute Food Insecurity by March 2022
IPC – October 2021

22.1 MILLION Afghans Prioritized for Humanitarian Assistance Under the 2022 HRP
UN – January 2022

777,427 People Newly Displaced by Conflict in 2021
UN – March 2022

1.2 MILLION Cross-Border Returnees from Iran and Pakistan in 2021
UN – November 2021

• On March 31, the USG announced nearly $204 million in new funding to continue delivering life-saving assistance in Afghanistan.

• Loss of income and rising food and commodity prices continue to drive acute food insecurity throughout Afghanistan.

• Health actors have reported a significant increase in measles cases since January 2021. In mid-March, health actors, including USG partners, launched a vaccination campaign in response to the current outbreak.