- The government of Germany introduced a new program for admitting at-risk nationals of Afghanistan
On October 17, 2022, the government of Germany introduced new measures for assisting nationals from Afghanistan in relocating to Germany. Through these new measures, approved agencies will nominate citizens of Afghanistan for admittance into Germany. The German government designates approved agencies.
Targeted groups under the program include the following:
- Have been exposed to additional risk through a commitment to women’s and human rights for their work in spheres of justice, politics, media, education, culture, sport, or academia
- Are vulnerable to harm, violence, or persecution as a result of their gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion
Eligible individuals must also be a citizen of Afghanistan currently residing in Afghanistan.
What are the Changes?
The government of Germany introduced a new program for admitting at-risk nationals of Afghanistan into the country. Through the new plan, the government aims to accept approximately 1,000 citizens of Afghanistan every month until otherwise stated.
Continue to check the government of Germany’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Federal Ministry of the Interior and Community