After the evacuation mission has stopped Australia has not announced any specific programs or schemes for resettling Afghans. Instead the existing programs for visa applications should be used where Afghan applicants who fulfill certain criteria are prioritised.Continue reading Resettlement Support: Australia
This section will be expanded as we gather more information.
Currently the US runs the following schemes to help resettle Afghan local staff of their military forces and other organisations:Continue reading Resettlement Support: USA
According to the German Foreign Office, between 16th August and 26th August Germany evacuated more than 5300 people from Kabul, among them 530 German citizens and 4400 Afghan nationals almost half of which were Afghan women. In addition 360 citizens of other EU member states and other countries were saved.Continue reading Resettlement Support: Germany
As of 31st August evacuation flights have stopped. Some countries are offering resettlement schemes and programs for Afghans who have worked with their military and other organisations (local staff) and other groups of people such as journalists, scientists, etc.
The list below points to further information about these schemes for each country. The pages contain information for people who want to leave Afghanistan as well as people in the respective countries wanting to help them, eg landlords offering accommodation.
Update (09/09/2021): The UK government has released a factsheet for people evacuated from Afghanistan. It provides information on rights and the next steps regarding immigration status in the UK – read more GOV.UK
After the flights airlifting British citizens and local Afghan allies have stopped, the UK government announced that the Afghan Relocations and Assistance Policy (ARAP) would be updated to show the government’s commitment to protect the Afghan citizens who worked with and for UK organizations and help them evade the risks they are exposed to in Afghanistan.
Below we collect the latest information about ARAP and other related programs to provide an some guidance and overview for eligible people on what schemes exists, who is eligible, how to apply, etc.Continue reading Resettlement Support: United Kingdom (Updated 09/09/21)
As of 31st August 2021 evacuation flights have stopped. Please visit our overview of resettlement schemes for more information.
With the situation in Afghanistan suddenly spiraling out of control, Afgha.com is returning to provide a source of information and news about Afghanistan for everyone in and outside of the country.
The following is a list of countries and their evacuation eligibilities and procedures. We try to keep it up-to-date but please be aware that the information can change daily without notice.
Does the UK operate evacuation flights?
Evacuation flights operated by the UK have stopped on 28th AugustContinue reading Evacuations/Resettlement: United Kingdom
Germany’s last evacuation flight departing on 26th August.
The German embassy in Kabul is closed as of 15.08.2021Continue reading Evacuations/Resettlement: Germany