UNICEF Pakistan Update Displacement in KP/FATA: Needs and Response 11 December 2012 – 15 January 2013

from UN Children's Fund
Published on 15 Jan 2013


Since July 2008, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have experienced significant population movement as a result of government operations against non-state armed groups as well as sectarian violence.
The situation remains volatile.
Three IDP camps are still operational: Jalozai and Togh Sarai in KP and New Durrani in Kurram agency, FATA. Most of the displaced – 89% - are living in host communities.


  • In December 2012, 83,867 children were vaccinated against polio during a supplemental National Immunization Campaign

  • In 2012, 127,311 children and 55,566 pregnant and lactating women screened for acute malnutrition.

  • In 2012, 313,395 people (55% female) listened to hygiene messages.

  • 31,285 children (43% girls) and 8,070 women are accessing 76 Protective Learning and Community Emergency Services (PLaCES) and Child Protection Centres in camps and host communities in KP/FATA.

  • 9,435 children (50% girls) enrolled in 44 UNICEF education centres.