IOM’s Temporary Return of Qualified Nationals Project “Afghanistan has suffered a lot in the last several decades. In the 1990s, when I left my country, there seemed to be little chance for progress and self-advancement.
IOM has handed over a newly constructed office building to the Provincial Justice Department in Bamyan, Afghanistan. The building was constructed by IOM in partnership with the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), with funding from the Government of Japan.
Qader*, a 23 year old Afghan man, traveled to Norway in 2010 to find work and apply for asylum. When his father suddenly passed away, however, Qader made the decision to return to Afghanistan and take care of his family.