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Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA

Date: 17 Feb, 2018

    Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA
In tribal areas of Pakistan, more than 800 schools have been closed or still remained non-functional due to poor law and order situation in the region. A large number...
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Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

Date: 14 Dec, 2017

    Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security
Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government...
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Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA

Date: 14 Dec, 2017

    Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA
Political hustle and bustle have been gaining vigor at the in the areas of return in FATA with public gatherings being organized at hujras and local offices of political...
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Ration supply gives boost to economically disadvantaged families in areas of return

Date: 14 Dec, 2017

    Ration supply gives boost to economically disadvantaged families in areas of return
Ms. Fatima, from Kurram Agency, was one of those who lived a satisfied life with the ration and aid her family received from the government. “The ration was a...
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No ration for repatriated TDPs after December 2017

Date: 14 Dec, 2017

    No ration for repatriated TDPs after December 2017
Center of Excellence for Rural Development (CERD), project manager Imran Khan has appealed the displaced families to repatriate to their native towns as they would not be provided with...
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Landmine victim Arab Shah sees his disability as asset, not liability

Date: 11 Dec, 2017

    Landmine victim Arab Shah sees his disability as asset, not liability
Arab Shah, who is hailing from Salarzai area of Bajaur Agency, is one of the hundreds of people disabled by landmine blasts. He went through difficult circumstances after falling...
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90 percent landmine victims are women, children reports SPDO

Date: 11 Dec, 2017

    90 percent landmine victims are women, children reports SPDO
So far around 6000 people have either been killed or injured due to landmines in Pakistan. “The government has no mechanism in place to collect data on landmines victims....
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Political activities get momentum in FATA after TDPs return to hometowns

Date: 10 Dec, 2017

    Political activities get momentum in FATA after TDPs return to hometowns
With the return of temporarily displaced persons (TDPs) and their rehabilitation in FATA, different political parties have initiated preparations for the next year’s general elections.
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PM Sehat Card scheme is yet to extend to five tribal agencies, FRs

Date: 16 Nov, 2017

    PM Sehat Card scheme is yet to extend to five tribal agencies, FRs
The federal government, in an attempt to provide free healthcare facilities, had launched Prime Minister Health Programme in December 2015. Under the project, deserving families, throughout the country, are...
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Govt approves Rs 1.16 billion for rehabilitations of FATA traders

Date: 09 Nov, 2017

    Govt approves Rs 1.16 billion for rehabilitations of FATA traders
The federal government approved fund worth Rs1.16 billion for the second phase of reconstruction of war-torn Fata.The fund aimed at to rehabilitate small and medium businesses under a project...
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Planted landmines:The hidden enemies of FATA repatriated populations

Date: 16 Sep, 2017

    Planted landmines:The hidden enemies of FATA repatriated populations
Though Pakistan army has cleared the Federally Administered Tribal Areas from militants, still local residents have been bearing the brunt of the war on terror. With repatriation has almost...
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Families suffer from lack of internet and mobile services in areas of return

Date: 20 Jul, 2017

    Families suffer from lack of internet and mobile services in areas of return
Following repatriation to natives towns, the returned families especially youth have been facing immense problems due to unavailability of internet and 3G services in tribal agencies. Though tribes seem...
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  • Absenteeism of teachers, damaged buildings make 900 schools non-functional in FATA

    In tribal areas of Pakistan, more than 800 schools have been closed or still remained non-functional due to poor law and order situation in the region. A large number of schools were either damaged or destroyed by Taliban when they were in control of major parts of FATA.  Since majority of displaced populations have returned […]

  • Returnees and displaced families from FATA seek food security

    Hundreds of displaced families from North and South Waziristan and Khyber Agency are still living a displaced life. However, the IDPs and repatriated from Fata have claimed that government was, seemingly, least interested to facilitate and provide food to the terrorism-affected tribal people.

  • Political parties running campaigns to increase vote bank among repatriated people of FATA

    Political hustle and bustle have been gaining vigor at the in the areas of return in FATA with public gatherings being organized at hujras and local offices of political parties ahead of forthcoming general elections.During 2013 general elections thousands of families from different agencies of Fata were living in camps and with relatives due to military operations.

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