Published on 15 April 2009

Afghan refugees have started returning from camps in Pakistan during the week. The arrival is in a slow mode, however, both WFP and UNHCR are  ready to assist the vulnerable returnees. WFP plans to assist an expected 52,800 vulnerable returnees on their arrivals. Several projects are designed under the modality of food for work and food for training to facilitate the reintegration of returnees in their places of origin throughout the country.