The Norwegian Refugee Council is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee.
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Today marks 1 million South Sudanese fleeing to Uganda
One million South Sudanese have fled for their lives across Uganda’s border seeking safety since the start of the war in 2013. About a third of this number arrived since January 2017, highlighting that conflict continues to rage in South Sudan.
DR Congo tops list of most newly displaced people in first half year
Almost a million people have been forced to flee inside the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo) in the first six months of the year.
Attacks increasingly targeting displaced people in northeast Nigeria
Dozens of people were killed yesterday when multiple suicide bombers detonated devises outside a camp sheltering displaced people in Borno State. Attacks on civilians sheltering in displacement sites are on the rise, worsening an already dire situation for people on the brink of famine in northeast Nigeria.
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As of 18 April 2017, an estimated 400,000 people are currently living in displacement as a result of the military operations to retake Mosul.
NRC has assisted over 200,000 people who have fled Mosul since the 25 February with lifesaving assistance - food, water and shelter.
NORCAP: Expert deployment
NORCAP is the Norwegian Refugee Council’s expert deployment capacity. We aim to improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises. We do this by bringing actors together and by sending experts to the UN and to national, regional and international organisations and institutions.
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.