Chairperson’s Summary of the International Conference on Forty Years of Hosting Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: A New Partnership for Solidarity 18 February 2020, Islamabad, Pakistan

  Chairperson’s Summary of the International Conference on Forty Years of Hosting Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: A New Partnership for Solidarity 18 February 2020, Islamabad, Pakistan The International Conference on Forty Years of Hosting Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: A New Partnership for Solidarity took place on 17-18 February 2020 in Islamabad, Pakistan.   The Conference…

Remarks by the Foreign Minister of Pakistan at the International Conference on 40 years of Hosting Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: A New Partnership for Solidarity (17 February, 2020)

Remarks by the Foreign Minister of Pakistan at the International Conference on 40Years of Hosting Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: A New Partnership for Solidarity (17 February, 2020)   HonourablePrime Minister, Secretary General Guterres, Honourable Ministers, High Commissioner Grandi, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,   I welcome you all to the beautiful city of Islamabad.   Your…

Permanent Representative of Pakistan meets High Commissioner for Refugee

Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan met Mr. Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees on Friday, 14 July 2017, in Geneva. High Commissioner Grandi appreciated Pakistan’s important role as a major hosting country, providing protection and assistance to millions of Afghans for 38 years. Issues of mutual interest pertaining to Afghan refugees, as…

Statement by Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan – Agenda Item 3 – Clustered ID with SRs on IDPs & Extreme Poverty – 35th Session of Human Right Council – 8 June 2017

  Mr. President,   We thank the Special Rapporteur for Extreme Poverty and Human Rights and Special Rapporteur for Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons for presenting their reports.    Pakistan is disappointed at the suggestion of the SP on the Human Rights of IDPs that “Afghan’s are being pushed back from Pakistan” and “Pakistan…