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Afghanistan + 2 more

UNHCR Afghanistan humanitarian update No. 57

At a Glance Donors urged to keep pace with operations Repatriation exceeds expectations More IDPs return to the Shomali Plai Afghans await aid at Chaman border Afghan Radio to launch humanitarian...

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Afghanistan

UNHCR briefing notes: Afghanistan

UNHCR AND AFGHAN RADIO TO LAUNCH HUMANITARIAN BROADCAST Kabul, 23 March 2002 - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the Afghanistan Radio and Television today signed an agreement for...

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Afghanistan + 4 more

UNHCR briefing notes: Afghanistan, Guinea/Sierra Leone

Ron Redmond - Media Relations This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva. 1) Afghanistan More than 80,000 Afghans have...

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Angola + 1 more

Pavarotti to sing on behalf of Angolan refugee children

Geneva -- The income from this year's annual charity concert by the renowned Italian tenor, Luciano Pavarotti, will benefit Angolan refugee children in Zambia, the United Nations High Commissioner...

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Eritrea

Eritrea: Voluntary repatriation reaches 41,000

Asmara, 21 March 2002 Reintegration projects underway throughout Gash Barka The voluntary repatriation of Eritrean refugees from the Sudan continued through the month, with over 41,000 returns since...

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Afghanistan + 4 more

UNHCR briefing notes: Afghanistan, Guinea

Kris Janowski - Media Relations This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva. 1) Nansen Refugee Award This year's Nansen Refugee...

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Afghanistan + 4 more

UNHCR briefing notes: Afghanistan, Sierra Leone/Guinea

Ron Redmond - Media Relations This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva. 1) Afghanistan Spontaneous repatriation of Afghan...

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Afghanistan + 4 more

UNHCR briefing notes: West Africa, fYROM, Afghanistan

Kris Janowski - Media Relations This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva. 1) UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner in West...

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Guinea + 2 more

UNHCR West Africa update 07 Mar 2002

UNHCR is mounting a complex operation in West Africa to: Cope with a new influx of over 10,700 Liberian refugees fleeing renewed conflict in LiberiaHelp thousands of Sierra Leonean refugees returning...

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Afghanistan

Afghans flock home as repatriation programme takes hold

KABUL, March 6 (UNHCR) - In the largest return of refugees from Pakistan since UNHCR began its assistance programme for returnees last week, almost 3,500 people crossed the border into Afghanistan...

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Afghanistan + 5 more

UNHCR briefing notes: West Africa, Afghanistan / Pakistan

Kris Janowski - Media Relations This is a summary of what was said by the UNHCR spokesperson at today's Palais des Nations press briefing in Geneva. 1) Assistant High Commissioner travels to West...

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UNHCR Afghanistan humanitarian update No. 56

At a Glance: Displaced Afghans to return to Shomali Plain Fresh aid goes to Kandahar Province as exodus eases More Afghans repatriate with UNHCR aid On Wednesday, UNHCR and the Afghan Ministry of...

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Afghanistan + 2 more

Dramatic rise in Afghan returns under new UNHCR program

JALALABAD, Afghanistan -- More than 3,000 Afghan refugees in Pakistan crossed the border into Afghanistan today on the second day of a program by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to...

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Afghanistan

First Afghans return home under new program

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - UNHCR kicked-off a program to help Afghans return home today as some 150 refugees repatriated under an initiative to assist an expected increase in voluntary returns to...

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