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Afghan Refugees in Pakistan

Pakistan/ Afghan refugees/ An Afghan refugee adolescent boy of Tajik origin listens to a voluntary repatriation promotion undertaken as part of the PPVR program in the courtyard of an Afghan school in Hajicamp town, Peshawar, a community with many Afghan refugees residing. A UNHCR Pakistan government initiative, the Population Profiling Verification Response (PPVR) program involves three steps to aid in data collection on the Afghan refugee community in Pakistan. 60% of the population of 1.7 million Afghans in Pakistan have been covered since the program began. The survey is undertaken in 21 districts of Pakistan. UNHCR/Sam Phelps/ November 2011

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Pakistan/ Afghan refugees/ An Afghan refugee adolescent boy of Tajik origin listens to a voluntary repatriation promotion undertaken as part of the PPVR program in the courtyard of an Afghan school in Hajicamp town, Peshawar, a community with many Afghan refugees residing. A UNHCR Pakistan government initiative, the Population Profiling Verification Response (PPVR) program involves three steps to aid in data collection on the Afghan refugee community in Pakistan. 60% of the population of 1.7 million Afghans in Pakistan have been covered since the program began. The survey is undertaken in 21 districts of Pakistan. UNHCR/Sam Phelps/ November 2011