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Pakistan – Afghan refugees’ stay extended until 2015

ISLAMABAD [ACTED News] - Afghan refugees residing in Pakistan should see their legal permission to stay in Pakistan extended until 31st December 2015, according to the government of Pakistan. Further to this, a policy and procedures will be adopted to ensure documentation and registration of all Afghan refugees and unregistered Afghans residing in Pakistan, including their complete details of identity, origin, place of residence, etc. ACTED continues to support the needs of Afghan refugees and their host communities including through its specifically designed programme that is currently being implemented nationwide, with support from the UN Refugee Agency and the UN Development Programme.