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HEAT assessment for Undocumented Returnees in Behsud District of Nangarhar province (28 Feb 17)


Joint need assessment of Undocumented Returnees in Qala e Bank, Qasam abad, Belanger, Daman ,Saracha of Behsud district


Direct Observation

Principales constatations: 

These families were living in Pakistan as undocumented/unregistered refugees and passed years there. Due to recent clashes, the government of Pakistan decided to expel all these families. They were finally forced and made to pass the border. When they arrived to Afghanistan, they settled in different locations and since they were forced evictees they left all assets and livelihood in Pakistan and couldn’t bring many things with them. As they were in emergency situation; hence a need assessment conducted and observed that these families are living in extreme bad condition and are in needs of emergency assistance.

Looking to the situation, HRT in east decided to assist these families with emergency assistance they notified humanitarian organization on 21-Nov-2016 to start surveying these families. Based on the decision, NRC started assessments in different districts of Kuna, Laghman and Nangarhar in order to identify the undocumented returnee families in need of emergency assistance. After assisting hundreds of families in other areas, on 21-28 Feb 2017, NRC conducted assessment with DoRR in Behsood district of Nangarhar province where we found 44 undocumented unassisted returnee families which make a total of 248 individuals; as 44 families and 248 individuals, the average household size for this caseload is 5.64 person
100% of the beneficiaries has listed food as their first priority, 100% of them listed NFIs as second priority followed by winterization and shelter.
Base on assessment team’s observations, the families are living in extremely bad condition therefore the team recommended them for emergency assistance.

Rapport d'évaluation: 
Questionnaire d'évaluation: 
Publicly Available
Données d'évaluation: 
Not Available
Date(s) de l'évaluation: 
21 fév 2017 - 28 fév 2017
État de l'évaluation: 
Report completed
Unité de Mesure: 
Méthode de collecte: 
Type de population: 
Cluster / Secteurs: 
Agence(s) chef de file: 
Conseil norvégien pour les réfugiés
Organisation(s) participante(s): 
Government of Afghanistan - Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation
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