Allan Pard's chapter similarly emphasizes that the most important thing "is not the repatriation
itself, but the use" (p.
Also, the DBM noted that the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) will hasten the measures to provide funds amounting to P50-million and P800-million respectively to help in the repatriation
Liz Bell reports on United Kingdom developments in repatriation
in the early 2000s, documenting the increasing efforts by the government of the United Kingdom to consider the issues at hand, including the convening of the Human Remains Working Group, the clauses in the Human Tissue Act 2004 that removed any legal impediment to de-accessioning human remains that had previously existed for nine institutions, and the 2005 production of a guide for the care of human remains in museums.
Nearby RAF Lyneham in Wiltshire has been the official landing ground for repatriations
since April 2007 when RAF Brize Norton was closed for runway repairs.
Even when UNHCR begins coordinating voluntary repatriation
with a specified group of refugees, host-state obligations under the 1951 Refugee Convention may continue because the evidentiary requirements to mandate repatriation
may be higher than the requirements necessary to support voluntary repatriation
It said that UNHCR would help repatriation
from voluntary repatriation
centres at Azakhel, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and Baleli, Balochistan.
3 million Afghan refugees have returned to Afghanistan under the UNHCR-facilitated voluntary repatriation
programme since 2002.
Every Afghan refugee has the right to return to Afghanistan as long as his or her decision is well-informed and voluntary,' said Ruvendrini Menikdiwela, UNHCR Representative in Pakistan, adding that UNHCR continues to advocate that the repatriation
of Afghan refugees needs to be voluntary, safe, gradual and carried out in a dignified manner.
The central bank data disclosed profit repatriation
from foreign entities during January touched $141.
Afghan refugees:US averse to Pakistan's repatriation
The DFA said the repatriation
of 610 Filipino workers being flown out of Kuwait today is also the biggest number to be flown home since it began its repatriation
efforts nine days ago.
Highlighting the steps taken by government for repatriation
of Afghan Refugees from the country during last four years, sources at States and Frontier Regions Division on Sunday said a comprehensive policy for Management and Repatriation
of Afghan Refugees in Pakistan is also under consideration.