IDP RIGHTS - A LEGAL FRAME WORK

When GOP, international agencies and NGOs develop and implement programmes of reconstruction and reintegration for IDPs they must seek equitable solutions in accordance with applicable human rights requirements. It is no less important in the context of natural disasters than it is in cases of displacement by conflict to examine and address situations of displacement through a ‘protection lenses. During our working visit to a number of flood-affected areas there was a positive response concerning the need for a human rights based approach in developing and implementing a response to natural disasters. Number of Beneficiaries: Millions of IDPs in KPK and Pakistan. Desired Outcome: Legal frame work for IDPs (Advocacy & consultation with community and Legislatures).