The Norwegian Refugee Council is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across 32 countries, where we help save lives and rebuild futures.
Cameroon conflict produces mounting humanitarian needs
The Norwegian Refugee Council is alarmed by soaring humanitarian needs in English-speaking regions of Cameroon.
DR Congo: Imminent hunger crisis threatens Ebola-stricken North Kivu
An average of 87 per cent of displaced people are living on just over a meal a day in areas already plagued by conflict and Ebola in Congo’s North Kivu. Families affected by the deadly virus have lost access to food and are on the brink of malnutrition. Ebola cannot be eradicated if people are left starving, warns the Norwegian Refugee Council.
A sixteen-year-old’s flight from IS-group to Norway
In 2013, then 16-year-old Mosab fled from Islamic State group in Syria. He travelled alone to Norway. Today, he lives in Oslo.Read more
Rape as a weapon of war
Quiet, cheap and scarily efficient:Read more
Reaching more communities in crisis
Our annual report for 2017 shows how we expanded our work and were able to help more people than ever before.Read more
Global displacement overview
Conflict, violence and drought forces millions to flee.Read more
The global displacement figures
Yet again, the scope of displacement and subsequent humanitarian crises is at an all-time high.Read more
Hundreds of thousands have fled from violence in Myanmar and AfghanistanRead more
Trump turns the screws on refugees.Read more
The Middle East
Civilians bear the brunt of international power playRead more
Refugees are meeting closed doorsRead more
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Our backgrounds vary greatly, but we all share the same drive: to get the job done. With operations in 32 countries, NRC employs a wide range of professionals. Our impact is profound.
Talent development programme
The Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) talent development programme is designed to attract newcomers to the humanitarian sector in order to invest for the future and respond professionally and responsibly to humanitarian needs.
NORCAP: Global provider of expertise
NORCAP is a global provider of expertise to the humanitarian, development and peacebuilding sectors. We build partnerships with international organisations and national actors to protect lives, rights and livelihoods.
Partners and donors
NORCAP works with partners on national, regional and international levels in order to contribute effectively to humanitarian operations. We provide expertise in various fields to support to a wide range of organisations and countries through the deployment of expert personnel.