Livelihoods – Nowshera

In Nowshera, the most common livelihoods for Afghan refugees are as daily wage labourers on farms and in factories and as shop keepers. Some are also employed as skilled workers and a few own small family businesses.

Compared with other districts, refugees in Nowshera are relatively poor.

Vocational trainings have been conducted for 130 women and 180 men in the RAHA programme.

Additional livelihoods and vocational skills trainings are regularly requested by refugees in this district.