Related Rule
Tajikistan
Practice Relating to Rule 131. Treatment of Displaced Persons
In 2008, in its second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, Tajikistan stated: “Over the last 10 years, the conflict in Afghanistan has driven about a thousand Afghans to seek refuge in Tajikistan.” 
Tajikistan, Second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2 April 2009, UN Doc. CRC/C/TJK/2, submitted 21 February 2008, § 8.
In the report, Tajikistan also stated:
540. The refugee children come from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. …
548. The migration service of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection has set up a group of four people to deal with the problems of refugee children. …
549. The group in question seeks to reunite refugee children with their parents and other family members. Recently, acting in close cooperation with United Nations agencies and inter-governmental organizations, the group succeeded in finding several children in the city of Rostov-on-Don and reuniting them with their family. 
Tajikistan, Second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2 April 2009, UN Doc. CRC/C/TJK/2, submitted 21 February 2008, §§ 540 and 548–549.
In 2008, in its second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, Tajikistan stated: “Over the last 10 years, the conflict in Afghanistan has driven about a thousand Afghans to seek refuge in Tajikistan.” 
Tajikistan, Second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2 April 2009, UN Doc. CRC/C/TJK/2, submitted 21 February 2008, § 8.
In the report, Tajikistan also stated:
540. The refugee children come from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. …
547. According to information supplied by the migration service, there are at present 705 refugee children enrolled in general schools in Dushanbe, of whom 650 are enrolled at the Somonyon school, where they are taught in their own language, while 52 are enrolled in other institutions where the teaching is in Tajik. Refugee children have access to education in schools close to their place of residence or live and study in boarding schools (Shakhrinau district of the city of Kurgan-Tyube), while some receive a special secondary education. 
Tajikistan, Second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2 April 2009, UN Doc. CRC/C/TJK/2, submitted 21 February 2008, §§ 540 and 547
In 2008, in its second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, Tajikistan stated: “Over the last 10 years, the conflict in Afghanistan has driven about a thousand Afghans to seek refuge in Tajikistan.” 
Tajikistan, Second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2 April 2009, UN Doc. CRC/C/TJK/2, submitted 21 February 2008, § 8.
In the report, Tajikistan also stated:
540. The refugee children come from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. …
542. It is mainly the UNHCR that provides protection and humanitarian assistance for refugee children and refugees in general, through its partners in the field, namely, the Norwegian Refugee Council, the NGO Refugee Children and Vulnerable Citizens (RСVС), the Legal Aid Centre of the NGO Society and Law[,] and other organizations, such as the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent Society of Tajikistan.
543. The UNHCR and the RСVС provide material, humanitarian and medical assistance for 2,350 refugees and child refugees (the latter account for half the total) and refunds 50 per cent of what they spend on medicines. These refugees can consult doctors free of charge and obtain hospital treatment. Persons with disabilities of various kinds and vulnerable groups with children receive a monthly allowance. The poorest groups have their rent paid. 
Tajikistan, Second periodic report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child, 2 April 2009, UN Doc. CRC/C/TJK/2, submitted 21 February 2008, §§ 540 and 542–543.