UNHCR Guidelines for Assessing Asylum-Seekers from Afghanistan

UNHCR Assistant High Commissioner urges continued international support for Afghan returnees and internally displaced or risk further population outflows. Press Releases, 19 April 2016

UNHCR-Press Releases of 19 April 2016

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UNHCR ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES FOR ASSESSING THE INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION NEEDS OF ASYLUM-SEEKERS FROM AFGHANISTAN, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), 19 April 2016

«In the case of unaccompanied and separated children from Afghanistan, UNHCR considers that in addition to the requirement of meaningful support of the child’s own (extended) family or larger ethnic community in the area of prospective relocation, it must be established that relocation is in the best interest of the child. The return of unaccompanied and separated children to Afghanistan in furthermore subject to the minimum safeguards identified in the 2010.»