Internally Displaced Persons and Returnees

Joint Plan for Assistance (JPA) 2011 for the Northern Province is a result of CHA mediation. The objective of this “Joint Plan for Assistance for Northern Province in 2011” (JPA), is to identify the priority activities that must be undertaken during 2011; and it is to facilitate international assistance, in order that the people of northern province can recover, rebuild and return to a normal life. The ultimate aim of such work is to ensure the long-term sustainable development of the Northern Province within the shortest timeframe possible. The population breakdown of those to be supported as at 1st January 2011 was 835,500.