Following the Government of Pakistan’s announcement of a plan to deport undocumented Afghans, UNHCR is appealing to Pakistan to continue its protection of all vulnerable Afghans who have sought safety in Pakistan. UNHCR has offered its support to Pakistan in developing a mechanism to manage and register people in need of international protection on its territory and respond to particular vulnerabilities. UNHCR underscores that any refugee return must be voluntary without any pressure, to ensure protection for those seeking safety.
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Welcome to the Pakistan ‘HELP’ website page of UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. This page was created to provide useful information to individuals seeking support in Pakistan.
If you are seeking information from UNHCR in counties outside Pakistan, you can find this on the “HELP” pages of those countries, including the United States, Canada, Turkey, Australia, Afghanistan and others.
UNHCR has made every effort to ensure the information contained on this site is accurate. Information will continue to be updated.