The Meeting of High Commission for Refugees and Returnees was held

The meeting of High Commission for Refugees and Returnees was held on Tuesday, July 25, 2018 to discuss problems and conditions of the Afghan refugees.

The Ministry of Refugees and Returnees reported on problems of the Afghan refugees in Iran, Pakistan as well as European countries and their reintegration into the country.

It was decided at the meeting that the Ministry of Refugees and Returnees should provide a clear picture of problems and needs of the refugees, according to which their requests would be addressed.

It was also emphasized that full attention should be paid to problems of children and widows who return into the country.

The Ministry of Economy took the responsibility for providing facilities in all sections, especially distribution of Tazkira and education certificates of refugees, in agreement with international partner organizations.

Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, the Chief Executive of the National Unity Government said the Ministry of Refugees and Returnees should review its programs and plans in order to solve the refugees’ problems and challenges.

President Ghani said the Ministries of Agriculture, Public Health, Work, and Social Affairs as well as the Ministry of Rural Development should be more committed to solving the problems of refugees. Also, a reception unit would be established at Kabul Airport for returnees.