Afghanistan is located in south-central Asia. Afghanistan is a landlocked nation and shares borders with six different countries: Pakistan, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and China. Because of Afghanistan’s strategic location at an intersection of trade routes, its territory has been fought over many times in the past.
Afghans in Toronto
|In the GTA: 41,735||In Toronto: 20,195|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Brampton, Vaughan, Markham, Richmond Hill, Aurora, and City of Toronto (Ward 42 Scarborough-Rouge River, Ward 43 Scarborough East).
Settlement Services in the GTA
Afghan Association of Ontario
130 Bridgeland Avenue, Suite 202
Toronto, ON M6A 1Z4
Afghan Women’s Organization
789 Don Mills Road, Suite 700
Toronto, ON M3C 1T5
Programs available in:
– North York
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