The The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has started small business support programme for the refugees, said an official of UNCHR.
Talking to APP here on Thursday, he said that Pakistan UNCHR in collaboration with Afghan Embassy has also provided six month vocational training skills in 10 trade areas. He said the participants successfully passed the examination and provided the certificates and machine as part of UNCHR support programme,and as part of its initiative to provide earning skills to Afghan refugees the UNHCR in Hassan Abdal,Islamabad and Attock cites.
He said that certificates, toolkit and sewing machines were distributed among the men and women who had completed the course. A large number of male and female becomes the beneficiary of this opportunity of UNHCR.—APP