Refugees & IDPs

  • Amnesty International: Fleeing War, Finding Misery, February 2012

    Amnesty International says the Afghan authorities have failed to help some 500,000 people internally displaced by an escalation in fighting. And it says that more than 400 more Afghans join the ranks of the internally displaced every day.

    PDF icon Fleeing War, Finding Misery Feb. 2012.pdf
  • Refugees International: Afghanistan: Responsible US Transition Must Address Displacement Crisis, June 2011

    This report says that rising insecurity has led to 250,000 Afghans fleeing their villages over the past two years. It calls on the US government to mitigate further displacement and ensure that the Afghan administration takes greater responsibility for the protection of displaced people.

    PDF icon Responsible US Transition June 2011.pdf