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…

Statement by Permanent Representative of Pakistan – High-level Meeting on Global Responsibility Sharing- Pathways for Admission of Syrian Refugees (30 March 2016)

Statement by Permanent Representative of Pakistan – High-level Meeting on Global Responsibility Sharing – Pathways for Admission of Syrian Refugees, (30 March 2016) High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi, Ministers, Excellencies, We heard with interest the Panel Discussion held earlier in the day and appreciated the forthright manner in which the panelists addressed the…