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06. mai 2016
Ever since Abdi was born, 43 years ago, the wet and dry seasons, locally named Gu and Jilal, used to follow one another in a predictable manner. But, over the past five years, Abdi has only witnessed Jilal. The Gu has completely disappeared.
The drought has taken away everything
28. april 2016
Amidst the turbulence of decades of conflicts in Afghanistan, Homaira Khairandish and her team are working hard to restore dignity in the lives of the most distressed individuals in the area, through the All-female Shelter Programme.
Shelter for the most vulnerable
26. april 2016
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) welcomes the return of opposition leaders to South Sudan, but calls for urgent attention to the humanitarian crisis.
South Sudan crisis far from over as opposition leader returns
25. april 2016
12-year-old Yangmo Tamang puts on her sandals and starts walking towards the tent where the physiotherapist is waiting for her. One month ago she had to be carried everywhere and thought her life was over.
“Without this place, my life would have been destroyed“

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Urgent action needed to address challenges faced by refugee youth in Lebanon

An entire generation of young people in the Middle East faces unprecedented challenges in an environment of insecurity and poverty, risking losing their untapped potential to hopelessness.

Seeking solutions to displacement

“If you invest in the lives of refugees, you invest in the future of the countries they go back to, even if the war is still going on,” says Filippo Grandi, the newly appointed UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

A castle in a refugee camp

Refugees in Sherkole, in the Benishangul-Gumuz region of Ethiopia, live in shelters predominantly built by NRC and other humanitarian agencies. However, a young refugee has chosen to build his own shelter.

Garbage collection truck delivered to municipality in North Lebanon

The truck will increase the municipality’s capacity to collect solid waste in the village.

New trend for Somali youth

Children out of school in Somalia face challenges and risks that may threat their future. With the Go-to-School project 450,000 children have been given education.

Europe is imprisoning refugee children

“It is outrageous that young and innocent children fleeing war are kept imprisoned behind barbed wire in overcrowded detention facilities on European soil”, said Secretary General of the NRC Jan Egeland.

Five reasons why the EU-Turkey deal is a disgrace

How the EU-Turkey deal is being implemented is a disgrace to Europe. Here are five reasons why it must be stopped now.

Leaving Cote d'Ivoire

After nine years of assisting refugees and internally displaced people in Cote d'Ivoire, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has closed down its operations in the country.

Middle East youth’s future in the balance unless urgent measures are taken

An entire generation of young people in the Middle East faces unprecedented challenges in an environment of insecurity and poverty, risking losing their untapped potential to hopelessness.

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