Building temporary shelters in Tajikistan

Region: Asia and the Pacific
Country: Tajikistan
Year: 2019
Shelter: RHU
Project size: 0-50
Modality: Temporary shelter
Sector: Shelter
Partner: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Support: Capacity Building

In 2018, Tajikistan was host to 3,500 refugees with most arriving from Afghanistan.

UNHCR provided support to the national response in Tajikistan by deploying 17 Relief Housing Units (RHUs) among others, to serve as temporary shelters for displaced families and communities.

Read more about UNHCR’s efforts in Tajikistan here