Improvement of the quality of social services and infrastructure and reproductive health for refugees and host communities

Duration: November 2006 – December 2009
Budget: US$1,236,598
Implementing Agencies: UNHCR, UNFPA

The overall goal of the programme was to support the integration of refugees from Tajikistan and Afghanistan into Turkmenistan. Beyond obtaining Turkmen citizenship, integration however required improving perceptions amongst host and refugee communities, as well as building the capacity of refugees to actively contribute to the economic and social life of their host communities.

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Programme Summary

Joint Press Release 14-16 May 08

Joint Press Release 21 Nov 07