UNHCR launches new project for Afghan refugees, Pakistanis

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has launched a new project to provide livelihood opportunities to both Afghan refugees and Pakistani communities.

A spokesman of UNCHR in Peshawar told our correspondent that a Memorandum of Understanding has been signed to this effect between the UN agency and Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund.

The project will help three thousand households in Mansehra and Peshawar in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Chaghi in Balochistan.

Source: Radio Pakistan