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Urgent need for assistance

02. oktober 2015
Thousands of people displaced by the recent fighting in the Central African Republic are in urgent need of clean water, emergency shelter and medical assistance, but humanitarian organisations are still blocked from accessing several camps for the displaced.
Urgent need for assistance
02. oktober 2015
Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has ceased activities in opposition-controlled areas in Luhansk oblast in Eastern Ukraine. The organisation has also closed its office in Luhansk city and withdrawn its remaining staff.
Norwegian Refugee Council stops activities in opposition-controlled areas
02. oktober 2015
NRC is currently represented in the Mediterranean by 16 experts deployed from NRC's stand-by roster NORCAP. A majority of the experts are field protection officers who are engaged in various important activities, based on the most immediate needs in the areas they are deployed to.
Helping refugees in Europe

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In search of a future

Fareed is one of the thousands of Syrians who decided to move from one refugee camp to another across continents, plunge into the unknown and risk his life for a promise of a better future for his children.

Hunger - not famine yet

Every two minutes another South Sudanese child becomes severely malnourished in the wartorn country. But yet, no-one can say there is a famine in South Sudan.

It is time to act!

On average, more than 26 million people are displaced by disasters such as floods and storms every year. In 2014, one person was displaced every second. And it will only get worse.

NRC welcomes EU initiatives on refugee crisis - More Urgent Steps Required

NRC welcomes the announcement by the European Council to boost humanitarian assistance to Syria and neighbouring countries and the decision to relocate refugees from front-line states to other EU countries.

Food from heaven

In the most food insecure areas of the war torn country, NRC’s Regina Gariwe and her team are going in to the hard to reach communities to make sure the food dropped from the sky reaches the people.

NRC's response

NRC is working to assist refugees in Europe, as well as in Syria and the neighbouring countries.

10 challenges related to climate and disaster displacement

NRC has identified 10 challenges related to climate and disaster displacement the world community need to address.

Egeland to facilitate working group for protection of Syrians

NRC Secretary General Jan Egeland has been appointed by the UN Secretary-General as facilitator for a working group for safety and protection for Syrian civilians.

A celebration through music and art

Taking a short break from the challenges of their daily lives, refugee children and their parents gathered this August for the NRC’s annual choir event and art exhibition.

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