Mass Information to Refugees
The Field Unit Tehran is responsible for mass information distribution to refugees; providing necessary information regarding repatriation and other fields including the conditions of the country of origin.
Mass information material are prepared in close cooperation with the Bureau for Aliens and Foreign Immigrants Affairs (BAFIA) of the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation (MORR) representation at the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Iran.
Updated information sharing material (Return bulletins, announcement,) are distributed among NGOs, charities, refugees and other related entities.
Reasons behind the distribution of mass information amongst refugees:
- Widespread information sharing regarding the status of country of origin and host country, clarifying the role of UNHCR, information about the services rendered to refugees in Iran and what is offered inside the home country in order to guide them for informed decision making especially in regards to repatriation
- Receive feedback on refugees opinion in regards to the their livelihood and other concerns and comments and to receive their suggestions for solutions
- Enhancing cooperation with UNHCR partners and the identifying new partners