In the context of COVID-19, the number of returnees from Iran to Afghanistan, including many children, has exploded. Running from the virus that is wreaking havoc in Iran, these minors have to reintegrate in their homeland where other challenges await.
How civil society could play a key role in creating new perspectives for the people who are hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic.
There is no such thing as the diaspora. Better collaboration with diaspora organisations requires actions, both from the development sector and the diaspora community. A synthesis.
The question is whether this strategy of decapitation works or not. We argue that at best it is a tactical achievement which could have unintended consequences.