Afghan Biographies

High Commission for Migration

Name High Commission for Migration
Ethnic backgr.
Date of birth
Function/Grade Background
History and Biodata

Recommended by Minister of Refugees and Repatriations, the recommendation for establishment of High Commission for Migration (National High Board) was discussed and approved in Cabinet meeting of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan held on 15 April 2015.

High Commission for Migration has been established with a view to formulate policies and initiate cooperation to, making the most of the prevalent domestic capacity, re-integrate and peacefully accommodate internally displaced people and those refugees returning to homeland on their own will. With its mission being the end, the Commission is assigned to manage affairs related to refugees, provide rights and social services to refugees and those returning to the country and particularly garner aid from countries especially those hosting the refugees.

Composition of High Commission for Migration:

Second-Vice President

Chief Executive

Minister of Refugees and Repatriations

Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock

Minister of Interior

Minister of Foreign Affairs

Minister of Rural Rehabilitation Development and

Minister of Higher Education

Minister of Education

Minister of Health

Minister of Water and Energy

Minister of Urban Development and Housing

Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs, Martyrs & Disabled

Ministry of Women Affairs

Ministry of Hajj and Religious Affairs

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Borders and Tribal Affairs

Head of Afghan Red Crescent Society

Head of National Directorate of Security

Head of Independent Directorate of Land

Head of Independent Directorate of Local Governance

Head of National Environmental Protection Agency

Head of National Statistics Office

Head of RTA (Radio Television of Afghanistan)


Last Modified 2018-03-07
Established 2018-03-07