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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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Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

Date: 30 Jun, 2017

    Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA
The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said...
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BISP to be extended to North and South Waziristan soon

Date: 18 Jun, 2017

    BISP to be extended to North and South Waziristan soon
The government of Pakistan launched BISP in 2008 to provide financial assistance to destitute families. So far, around 5.4 women have been benefited from this program by getting Rs4500...
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Unnecessary delay in repatriation process annoys FATA displaced populations

Date: 31 May, 2017

    Unnecessary delay in repatriation process annoys FATA displaced populations
According Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA), there are 20,000 Temporary displaced families from North, South Waziristan and Khyber Agencies. They have been facing with numerous problems since their displacement....
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Residents of FATA demand counting of TDPs on basis of permanent addresses

Date: 16 May, 2017

    Residents of FATA demand counting of TDPs on basis of permanent addresses
Like other parts of the country, the sixth population census was licked off in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) on March 15 this year. The first phase of the...
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Sports activities get momentum in FATA with return of TDPs

Date: 07 May, 2017

    Sports activities get momentum in FATA with return of TDPs
Like other activities of life, sports activities also came to a halt in FATA due to law and order issues and the sports grounds presented a deserted look. However,...
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Matriculation exams conducted successfully amid repatriation, rehabilitation of TDPs in FATA

Date: 23 Apr, 2017

    Matriculation exams conducted successfully amid repatriation, rehabilitation of TDPs in FATA
After years of displacement and reconstruction in tribal areas, the government successfully conducted matriculation exams in FATA this year. The FATA people were jubilant over holding of matric exams...
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TDPs decry lack of facilities at ration, registration centers across FATA,KP

Date: 28 Mar, 2017

    TDPs decry lack of facilities at ration, registration centers across FATA,KP
The repatriation process of the internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) has entered its final stage. According to the Fata Disaster Management Authority (FDMA),...
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Tribal farmers seek early revival of agriculture sector in areas of return

Date: 13 Feb, 2017

    Tribal farmers seek early revival of agriculture sector in areas of return
Nature has done great favors to the tribal areas of Pakistan. From high mountain peaks which get covered with snow in winter, to streams of fresh gushing water, from...
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Scarcity of clean drinking water annoy FATA returnees

Date: 07 Dec, 2016

    Scarcity of clean drinking water annoy FATA returnees
  The Fata disaster management authority (FDMA) claims that it has managed to repatriate 85% of the temporarily displaced families to their hometowns in different tribal agencies. It maintains that...
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Winter multiplies miseries of homeless TDPs

Date: 14 Nov, 2016

    Winter multiplies miseries of homeless TDPs
As per the numbers of FDMA, more than 82,000 families were displaced from their homes after the launch of Operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan. Out of these registered families,...
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Empowering Youth is inevitable for sustainable peace in FATA

Date: 24 Oct, 2016

    Empowering Youth is inevitable for sustainable peace in FATA
As a result of the militants’ insurgency and the subsequent efforts by the government to restore peace in the once troubled tribal agencies, thousands of families were forced to...
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    The issue of administrative reforms in FATA is being discussed on the national level for the last two years. However, the process has faced delays due to political and other differences. The FATA Political Alliance and Pakhtunkhwa Olasi Tehreek have started protests and sit-ins to pressurise the government to accelerate the reforms process and abolish the controversial Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR) law.

  • FATA reforms process gets momentum after the election of PM Abbasi

    The FATA reforms process which was initiated in 2015 saw delays due to differences among different political parties over the mode of reforms as well as the confused approach adopted by the government towards the issue.The government had apparently put the issue on the back burner until new prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his cabinet revived the process and directions were issued on 13 September, 017 to bring a new draft law in place of Riwaj Act.

TDPs

  • 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 satisfied with pace of reconstruction and rehabilitation process but what concern them is the non-availability of cellular phones, internet services that concern the tribal people especially […]

  • Post-repatriation opportunities and challenges of Technical education in FATA

    The government has allocated Rs 600 million to promote technical education and enroll maximum students at technical educational institutions in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata). The amount is said to be spent on construction of new technical institutes, make the closed institute functional and equip them with modern facilities. This was revealed by Fata Development […]

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